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Name Joey - Meaning and origin


Origin of first name:

Anglo-Saxons, Courts, Hebrews

Meaning of the name:

From the Hebrew yoseph which means "God will add". Joey, independent first name in the United States, is the English diminutive of Joseph.

Celebrities:

French rapper Joey Starr, American boxer Joey Maxim (1922-2001), American tennis player Joey Rive, American car driver Joey Hand and American singer Joey Ramone (1951-2001).

In the Old Testament, St. Joseph is the son of Jacob and Rachel. He is the father of Jesus according to the Gospels.

His character :

Joey is very active. Endowed with an ambitious and competitive spirit, he has a constant need for action. This dynamic being has his head on his shoulders. It is difficult to manipulate and always thinks twice before making a decision.

Derivatives:

Joseph, Joséphine, José, Youssef.

His party :

The Joey are celebrated on March 19th.

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