Joy Meaning in English, Joy Baby Name Origin Gender Meaning Pronunciation

Does Joy Baby Name seem like an intriguing name for your baby? Learn Joy Name Meaning in English, its origin and which gender Joy Baby Name is most suitable for. Check through our list of names that are related to the name Joy, names similar to Joy and sibling names of Joy. Also, read through a detailed numerology report for the name Joy.
Joy
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Gender
Boy, Girl
Origin
English, French, Latin
Pronunciation
JOI::JHOY::JHOY
Meaning
Happiness, Pleasure
Related Joy Baby Names
Jude, Jace, Joshua, Jayce, Jonah, Kai, Journey, Jason, Jayden, Ezra, Jax, Jaylen::Ab, Aba, Abby, Abe, Abey, Abhy, Abod, Abony, Abos, Abs
Similar Joy Baby Names
Jacee, Jacey, Jaci, Jack, Jacki, Jackie, Jacky, Jacque, Jacques, Jacqui
Sibling Names
Grace, Faith, Hope, Joshua, Jacob, James, Benjamin, Jordan, Noah, Joseph, Samuel, John, Isaac, Josiah::Merryn, Josiah, Joy, Brenna
Middle Names
Summer, Hazel, Calli, Samara, Evie, Teah, Imogen, Molly, Leila, River, Daisy, Olivia, Sadie, Abigail, Esme, Lydia, Sarah, Holly, Emily, Rosemary::Elise, Elizabeth, Marie, Renee, Lyric, Madison, Rose, Treasure, Venise, Wanjiru
About
Joy originates in English language and is simply taken from the word for delight, happiness. It is ultimately derived from Latin. As a feminine given name it has been used since the 19th century and currently is fairly popular in the United States. It functions as a surname as well.::Joy as a girl's name is of Old French and Latin origin meaning "joy". It was used in the Middle Ages and made popular in the 17th century under the influence of the Puritans to whom being "joyful in the Lord" was an important duty. In modern times, it generally signifies the parents' joy in their new-born child, or with the intention of wishing her a happy life.
Famous Persons
Joy Fielding - writerJoy Bryant - actressJoy Fawcett - WUSA professional soccer player
Numerology
5::The name Joy has a numerology value of 9 In numerological terms, this means the following HumanitarianHaving concern for or helping to improve the welfare and happiness of people.Of or pertaining to ethical or theological humanitarianism.Pertaining to the saving of human lives or to the alleviation of suffering: a humanitarian crisis.TranscendentGoing beyond ordinary limits; surpassing; exceeding.Superior or supreme.:: Numerology SoulUrge Number: 6 People with this name have a deep inner desire for a stable, loving family or community, and a need to work with others and to be appreciated. Expression Number: 5 People with this name are excited by change, adventure, and excitement. They are dynamic, visionary and versatile, able to make constructive use of freedom. They fight being restricted by rules and conventions. They tend to be optomistic, energetic, intelligent, and to make friends easil