Zoe - girls name

Zoe name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 98%

Zoe name meaning:

The name Zoe is of Greek origin and holds a deep and beautiful meaning. It derives from the Greek word "zoē," which means "life" or "alive." Zoe is often associated with vitality, energy, and liveliness. It carries a sense of vibrancy and enthusiasm, reflecting a zest for life.

The name Zoe has a long history and has been used since ancient times. In Greek philosophy, it was often used to refer to the principle of life itself. In Christianity, Zoe is also associated with the spiritual life and eternal life. It has gained popularity in various cultures because of its timeless and positive meaning.

Zoe is a name that exudes a sense of joy and optimism. It symbolizes the gift of life and the appreciation for all that life has to offer. It is a name that carries a sense of strength and resilience, reminding us to embrace every moment and live our lives to the fullest.

Origin: Greek


Related names

Zoe , Zoey , Zytka

Other girls names beginning with Z


Overall UK ranking: 116 out of 5581

433 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (51)

Historical popularity of Zoe

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