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Josie Meaning


What does Josie mean?

The name Josie is of Hebrew origin.

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

Josie is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Jo-sie.

The Given Name Josie

Josie is used as a nickname for Josephine in English and as a nickname for Joseph in Scottish.

Josie is a diminutive of Josephine. See Josephine for further details.

Josie appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

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Some famous bearers of this name include: Josie Pye.

Josie Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 192 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,565 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 200 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,531 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Josie Related Names

Josie is a diminutive of Josephine.

Famous Josies

  • Josie Pye ~ Anne of Green Gables character

Josie 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 Josie.

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Josie Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Josie.

Just for fun, see the name Josie 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 Josie in Nautical Flags page.