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Name Yosef

Meaning:He (God) will addTools:

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Languages of use:English
US 2015 rank:#734     ... 733:Vicente, 734:Samir, 735:Yosef, 736:Jamal, 737:Jon ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Josef, Yousef, Hosea, Jose, José, Josée, Josefa, Jozef, Józef, József     Details
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About Joseph/Josepha, the group of names with the same origin as Yosef

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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USA yearlyGraph2015 734,  2014 708,  2013 7072012 716,  2011 782,  2010 808,  2009 750,  2008 882,  2007 818,  2006 856,  2005 778,  2004 836,  2003 921,  2002 828,  2001 934,  1999 854