Pronunciation: zo-he-h
Origin: Greece

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Southern Europe

Zoe is a gender-neutral name of Greek origin, meaning "life". The name has its roots in the third century when Alexandrian Jews translated the Hebrew name Eve to its Greek equivalent, Zoe. The name gained popularity among early Christians, who associated its meaning with eternal life. Today, Zoe is a popular name for girls in many countries, ranking among the top 100 names for girls born in the United States since 2000. It is also well used in other English-speaking countries, including Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom, as well as in countries such as Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Spain, and Switzerland.

Zoe Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Zoe is currently #40 on Kiindred
gender-female Girl: Zoe is currently #17 on Kiindred Girl Names
gender-male Overall Nature: Zoe is currently #19 on Kiindred Nature Names
gender-female Girl Nature: Zoe is currently #11 on Kiindred Girl Nature Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Zoe is currently #39 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-female Girl Unique: Zoe is currently #17 on Kiindred Girl Unique Names

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