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Joe Meaning


What does Joe mean?

The name Joe is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Joe is "G-d shall add (another son)".

Joe is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Joe.

The Given Name Joe

Joe is a diminutive of Joseph. See Joseph for further details.

Sophisticated and appealing, it is a name considered by many parents.

A simple name, Joe possesses great character.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Joe falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Joe Barksdale, Joe Clark, and Joe Cronin.

Joe Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 695 in baby name popularity for boys with 345 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 685 in baby name popularity for boys with 363 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

View the Joe Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Joe has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Joe to other names.

Joe Related Names

Joe is a diminutive of Joseph.

Joe has the diminutive (nickname) Jo.

Famous Joes

  • Joe Barksdale ~ Football Player
  • Joe Clark ~ Canadian Prime Minister (1979-1980)
  • Joe Cronin ~ Baseball Player
  • Joe DeLamielleure ~ Football Player
  • Joe Dempsie ~ Actor
  • Joe DiMaggio ~ Baseball Player
  • Joe Dumars ~ Basketball Player
  • Joe Frazier ~ Boxer
  • Joe Fulks ~ Basketball Player
  • Joe Gaetjens ~ Soccer Player
  • Joe Gordon ~ Baseball Player
  • Joe Greene ~ Football Player
  • Joe Guyon ~ Football Player
  • Joe Hall ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Joe Hardy ~ The Tower Treasure character
  • Joe Jonas ~ Pop Musician, Actor
  • Joe Kelley ~ Baseball Player
  • Joe Lando ~ Actor
  • Joe Lapchick ~ Basketball Player
  • Joe Louis ~ Boxer
  • Joe Malone ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Joe Mantegna ~ Actor
  • Joe McGinnity ~ Baseball Player
  • Joe Medwick ~ Baseball Player
  • Joe Montana ~ Football Player
  • Joe Morgan ~ Baseball Player
  • Joe Mullen ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Joe Namath ~ Football Player
  • Joe Nieuwendyk ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Joe Perry ~ Football Player
  • Joe Pesci ~ Actor
  • Joe Primeau ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Joe Schmidt ~ Football Player
  • Joe Sewell ~ Baseball Player
  • Joe Spano ~ Actor
  • Joe Strummer ~ Musician
  • Joe Stydahar ~ Football Player
  • Joe Tinker ~ Baseball Player

Joe Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Joe.

Children named Joe are often nocturnal and infatuated but most of all they are read more >>

Joe Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Joe in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Joe.

Just for fun, see the name Joe in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Joe in Nautical Flags page.