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Lovey

What does Lovey mean?

Lovey Pronunciation of Lovey [lovey] as a girls' name is an Old English name, and the name Lovey means "love, affection". Lovey is a version of Love (Old English): surname.

Associated with: old english.

Variations

2 related forms via Love: Loveday and Lovella.

Creative forms:
(female) Lavey, Lavvey, ..

(male) Lone, Lote, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lovey Eliza (L.E.), ..

How popular is Lovey?

Lovey is an uncommon first name for women but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#136783 out of 150436, Top 91%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Lovey entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its apex rank of #1290 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lovey name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lovey outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Love (#1883 the previous year) and Lovella are the popular varying forms of Lovey ranked in the Top 2000. These forms of Lovey reached the peak of their popularity less than a decade ago (usage of 0.01%) and are almost as popular today.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lovey, Love, Lovella in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lovey is alike in pronunciation to Liva, Livia, Livie, Livvy, Livy, Livya and Lyvia. Other suggested similar names are Codey, Coley, Corey, Dodey, Dorey, Evey, Honey, Ivey, Jobey, Jodey, Joey, Joley, Jorey, Josey, Kodey, Korey, Lacey, Ladey, Laney, Lolly, Lonee, Loree, Lorel, Loren, Lorey, Lorry, Lory, Lottey, Lotty, Posey, Rosey, Roxey, Sokey, Tobey, Toney, Torey, Zoey and Zooey. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lovey.

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