Meaning and name origin
Davey \d(a)-vey\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Davey is "beloved". Davey is a variant of David (Hebrew); biblical: one of the most remarkable personalities in the Scriptures.
Davey is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#5549 out of 88799, Top 6%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Davey for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Davey and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are David (#18), Davy, Davie and Davey. (2014 statistics).