Okoye is a family name (surname) originating in Nigeria. It is an Anambra dialect derived from the central Igbo name Okorie (meaning someone born on orie market day, or Oye market day as known in Anambra State).

Okoye
PronunciationOH-KOH-YAY
Origin
Language(s)Igbo
Region of originEastern Nigeria

Notable people with the name Okoye include: