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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).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Honora in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Honey and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Honey is also pronounced similarly to Hanny and Honna. Another suggested similar baby name is Toney. These names tend to be less commonly used than Honey.