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Zoe meaning and name origin

Zoe \zoe\ as a girl's name is pronounced ZOH-ee, ZOH. It is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Zoe is "life". Zooey is a variant from J.D. Salinger's novel "Franny and Zooey", although the character Zooey is a young man named Zachery. Popular in Greece. Actresses Zoe Caldwell, Zooey Deschanel.

Zoe has 10 variant forms: Zoee, Zoelie, Zoeline, Zoelle, Zoey, Zoi, Zoie, Zooey, Zowie and Zoya.

For more information, see also related names Zoanne and Zolynn.

Zoe is also pronounced similarly to Cee, Soo, Sue, Zea, Zia and Zoia. Other suggested similar baby names are Coe, Doe and Noe.

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Popularity of Zoe

Zoe is a very popular first name for females (#1189 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Zoe name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Zoe with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


Top 1000 ranking of Zoe name in U.S.
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