Joey is an English-language given name used for both males and females. It can be a short form of: Joseph, for males. Josephine, for females. Joanna, for females. Joey Benjamin (born 1961), English cricketer. Joey Bishop (1918–2007), entertainer. Joey Buttafuoco (born 1956), American criminal.
Joey is a diminutive form (hypocorism) of the male given name Joseph or the female given name Joanna. Joey Banes (born 1967), American football player. Joey Benjamin (born 1961), English cricketer. Joey Bishop (1918–2007), American entertainer.