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Yosef Meaning


What does Yosef mean?

The name Yosef is of Hebrew origin.

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

Yosef is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Yo-sef.

The Given Name Yosef

The original biblical Hebrew form of the name Joseph.

Yosef is a great choice for parents looking for a more popular name.

A name fit for a child full of greatness and familiarity, a little seeker.

Although often used, your valiant little Yosef, is sure to make it all his own.

Yosef falls into the biblical name category.

Yosef Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 723 in baby name popularity for boys with 328 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 670 in baby name popularity for boys with 377 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Yosef sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Yosef Name Popularity Page.

Yosef Related Names

Variants of the name Yosef include Yehosef, Yosefu, Yoseph.

Yosef has the diminutive (nickname) Yussel.

Famous Yosefs

    Yosef Numerology

    What will your new littleYosef be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

    Children named Yosef are often understanding and handsome but most of all they are read more >>

    Yosef Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Yosef.

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