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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Joy

This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Joy in the U.S. since 1880.

A few facts about the boy's name Joy:

  • Records indicate that 624 boys in the United States have been named Joy since 1880.

  • The greatest number of people were given this name in 1922, when 66 people in the U.S. were given the name Joy. Those people are now 98 years old.

    So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.


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  • "My son is called Joy. I love this name because it has a beautifull meaning. I`m Dutch, so here in Holland you don`t hear it much. People say it`s special. I called him Joy Justin Jonathan. Triple J. We have also a daugther, Claudy and little babyboy called Quinn." May. 1, 2008: Report as inappropriate

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  • "the name of 'joy' allyes happy i expiriences my son nameis 'JOY'" Mar. 31, 2008: Report as inappropriate

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