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Thread: Zooey?

  1. #1
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    Jun 2013


    Hello berries,
    I would like to have some opinions on a boyname Zooey. I have been warming it up for a long time and now think it's really spunky and cheerful. I am toying with the idea of using a longer Z name like Zachariah, Zedekiah or Zared and shortening it to Zooey. I am aware some people may mispronounce it but I am more concerned that it may be confused with Zoe, do you think it's a problem? What do you think of Zooey?
    Thank you for your time and help!
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  2. #3
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    Mar 2013
    Sorry too close to Zoe for me, its fine as a niickname though.

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  3. #5
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    Aug 2013
    I think it's too tied to Zooey Deschanel and the name Zoe to ever be pulled off on a boy :/ It could work as a nickname, but I'll be honest - I don't think it really sounds/looks/feels like one.
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  4. #7
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    Jul 2012
    I don't think it's usable on a boy. Zoe is too popular, and most people will see Zooey as a variant spelling.
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  5. #9
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    Sep 2012
    Basically what the others said. Zooey sounds and looks feminine. It's all girl to me and very connected to the actress Zooey Deschanel. She is the first person I think of when I see it. I definitely think it will be mistaken for Zoe.

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