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Name József

Meaning:He (God) will addTools:

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Languages of use:Hungarian
Diminutives:Joscha, Joska
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Josef, Jozef, Józef, Jose, José, Josée, Josefa, Yosef, Yousef     Details
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About Joseph/Josepha, the group of names with the same origin as József

Meaning/translation:He (God) will add
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:the name is interpreted as May God add another son
 in the Old Testament Joseph is the 11th son of Jacob, advisor to the pharaoh in Egypt, and thus the name of one of the 12 tribes of Israel
 in the New Testament Joseph is the husband of Maria, the mother of Jesus
Words:yacaph = to add, to increase  Hebrew
Topics:12 Tribes of Israel, New Testament, Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:José Colombia 2011,  1:Yusuf Turkey 2014,  1:Yusif Azerbaijan 2014,  2:Josef Austria 2015,  2:Josip Croatia 2011,  3:József Hungary 2014,  4:Josefa Spain 2015,  7:Joseph USA 2003,  9:Josefine Denmark 2013,  12:Giuseppe Italy 2014
Somehow related to:Giosch
Name variants:Beppina, Fien, Fiene, Giuseppa, Giuseppina, Guiseppa, Guiseppina, Josée, Josefa, Josefin, Josefina, Josefine, Josepha, Josephine, Joséphine, Josette, Josi, Josiane, Josianne, Josie, Josina, Josipa, Jozefien, Jozefina, Nuccia, Pepita, Peppina, Pien, Pinuccia, Beppe, Beppo, Giuseppe, Giuseppino, Giusy, Guiseppe, Isuf, Jo, Jody, Joe, Joep, Joey, Joos, Joscha, Joschka, Jose, José, Josef, Joselito, Joseph, Josip, Joska, Jozef, Józef, József, Jupp, Jusuf, Juuso, Nuccio, Pepe, Pepito, Peppe, Peppino, Peppone, Pino, Pinuccio, Sepp, Seppi, Usop, Yosef, Yossi, Youcef, Yousef, Youssef, Youssouf, Yusif, Yusuf, , Zef   Sortable list   Details

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HungaryGraph2014 45,  2013 45,  2012 42,  2011 46,  2010 47,  2009 41,  2008 43,  2007 40,  2006 39,  2005 36,  2004 34,  2003 282002 30
Hungary prevalence 2014 3