Josef meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Josef No. of characters: 5 Gender: Boy Origin of Josef: Hebrew
How to pronounce Josef jo-sef What does my name mean? Meaning of Josef: Thanks to God, He (God) Will A

Josef was ranked 840 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 3.32% from its previous ranking of 813 in 2014.

Full form of Josef : Judicious Obedient Self-Assured Earnest Fashionable

Josef is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 2014 and ranked 1281 in 2014. Only 1201 people have Josef as their first name. Josef is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Josef is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1900 and ranked 840 (0.002297% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 8445 people have Josef as their first name. Josef is not a native United States and Josef may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.002362% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Josef
YearRankOccurence
General boy name in
195460132
195558838
195660641
195761348
195860845
195963436
196062252

Expression number of Josef is 1.

Josef loves adventure and independence and possess determination and originality. Josef generally leads and direct others and likes to establishes their individual identity.

Names that rhyme with Josef Joesef, Jozsef, Mounsef, Sef, Usef, Yosef, Yossef, Yousef, Youssef, Yusef, YussefFamous people named Josef
Josefina Scaglione in HairBrained as Actress
Josefina Serratosa in Dramma della gelosia (tutti i particolari in cronaca) as Actress
Josefina Fiebelkorn in Macabro Final as Actress
Josefin Edvardsson in Vårt sista hopp as Actress
Josefina Lopez in Real Women Have Curves as Writer
Josefina Echánove in Missing as Actress
Josefin Neldén in Tjenare kungen as Actress
Josefine Tengblad in Kyss mig as Producer
Josefine Mattsson in I taket lyser stjärnorna as Actress
Dya Josefine Hauch in Klovn: The Movie as Actress
Josef Ber is an Australian actor known for playing Dominic Wales on the television series Rush.
Josef Abrhám acted in movie Leaving
Names like Josef Josef Namesakes Related Names: Jos, Josa, Josabet, Josabeth, Josael, Josafat, Josai, Josaia, Josaiah, Josaih, Josalin, Josalina, Josalind, Josaline, Josalyn, Josalyne, Josalynn, Josan, Josann, Josanna Posts having Josef: Comments : Josef also Joseph ( Heb. יוֹסֵף, Josef he = [God] adds), is a male biblical first name of Hebrew origin. It goes back to Joseph, son of Jacob. The name is very popular worldwide and widely used. It may have derived from ' Jewish יוֹסֵף ( Yosef ), based on the verb yasaph ( "increase", "increase"), meaning "[YHWH] increases", "he added," understood as a wish for the birth of other children ; Other interpretations are "rising of the Lord" and "one that will grow". Variants of the name are Ioseph, Iosephus, Jāzeps, Joseba, Josepe, Yoseba, Йосиф ( Josif ), Josep. - Sharolyn Crowden Popularity of Josef

The classic boy name first appeared in 1900 when 6 babies had Josef as their first name, the baby name went as low as 5 in 1908. At peak, Josef was given to 220 (0.011%) boys in 1999 specifically in California where 32 babies were named Josef after continuous rising. After it's 117 long run and having an instance of disappearance, Josef is on a fall in the chart.

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Other variants of Josef :Yousef Youssef Yusef Yusuf Hovsep Yusif Joseba Josepe Joseph Joses Ioseph Ioses Yosef Yosif Josep Josip Joško Joso Jozo Josephus Jozef Jef Joep Joop Joos Joost Jos Sjef Zef Jo Joe Joey Jojo Jozefo Joĉjo Joosep Jooseppi Juuso Xosé Ioseb Soso Iosif József Jóska Józsi Seosamh Giuseppe Beppe Peppe Peppi Peppino Pino Iosephus Jāzeps Juozapas Juozas Josif Hohepa Josèp Józef José Zezé Osip Seòsaidh Jožef Jože Pepe Pepito Yosyp Yusup Yussel  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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