The name Zoey is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "life". Zoey is ranked #29 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Baby Girl Names Ending in Y and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose: Alphabetical".
From the experts:
Zoey has been a consistent favorite for girls in the 21st century, its kinship with Joey giving it a tomboyish feel. Zoey is now the most popular form of the name while Zoie is a US Top 1000 name as well. Zoey has become a screenwriters' fave, with characters by that name appearing on Zoey 101, Nurse Jackie and The West Wing.