Meaning and name origin
Honey \ho-ney\ as a girl's name is pronounced HUN-ee. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Honey is "nectar". May possibly be a diminutive of Honora, though often used as a nickname and name of endearment.
Honey is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2688 out of 4276, Top 63%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#9956 out of 88799, Top 11%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Honey and related names. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Honora. (2014 statistics).