Given Name JOY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: JOI  [details]

Meaning & History

Simply from the English word joy, ultimately derived from Norman French joie, Latin gaudia. It has been regularly used as a given name since the late 19th century.
VARIANTS: Joi, Joye
USER SUBMISSION: Joy

Categories

A Song of Ice and Fire characters, actresses, Anne of Green Gables characters, athletes, authors, Disney characters, Duggar family, feelings, happiness, Marvel characters, Pokemon characters, television, virtues, word names
Entry updated March 14, 2016