What does Moe mean?
Moe [moe] as a name for boys is a Latin and Hebrew name, and the name Moe means "to love; God's helmet; dark-skinned, Moorish; savior". Moe is an alternate form of Elmo (Latin, Greek, Italian). Moe is also a variation of Morris (Latin): anglicization of Maurice. Moe is also used as a variation of Moses (Hebrew).
Moe has 1 variant: Mo.Creative forms:
(male) Mee, Mie, ..
(female) Mah, Moah, .. Middle name pairings:
Moe Kenton (M.K.), ..
How popular is Moe?
Moe is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#3094 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Moe reached its peak rank of #973 in the U.S. during 1900-1909, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Moses (#471 in recent rankings), Moises (#476), Moshe (#552), Morris (#1548), Moss, Elmo and Mose are the popular variation forms of Moe ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Moe were favored as birth names in the 1900s (average #929) and are now significantly less conventional (#1380, 67% less usage), with forms such as Morris becoming somewhat outmoded. Moshe and Moises are two of the more trendy baby names here.