Last name: HOEY

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Last name frequency

HOEY : This last name is indexed 33,387 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

HOEY : 1: Irish (Louth): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEochaidh ‘descendant of Eochaidh’ a variant of Eachaidh a personal name meaning ‘horseman’ (a derivative of each ‘horse’).2: Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Hoøy from Old Norse hór ‘high’ + ey ‘island’. This surname is very rare in Norway.3: Chinese: variant Romanization of the surname 許 see Xu 2.

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