What does Zoe mean?
Zoe /zoe/ as a girls' name is pronounced ZOH-ee, ZOH. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Zoe is "life".
Zoe has 1 masculine form: Zoilo.Kreatif forms: Zezoe, Zoema, Zoeze. [more]
How popular is Zoe?
Zoe is a very prominent first name for women (#1189 out of 4276, Top 28%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Zoe for girls. Zoe reached its apex position of #30 in the U.S. in 2012, and is at #32 currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Zoey (#22 via latest list) and Zoie (#763) are the popular alternative forms of Zoe (#32 via latest list). These relations of Zoe were popular with parents in 2012 (adoption of 0.794%) and are somewhat less widespread today (adoption 0.728%, ▼8.4%). Zoe, Zoey and Zoie are three of the more contemporarily stylish baby names here, with Zoe having a revival in popularity. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Zoe and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)