Meaning and Name Origin
Joscelyn \j(o)-scel-yn, jos(ce)-lyn\ as a name for girls. The name Joscelyn means "a member of the German tribe, the Gauts". Joscelyn is a form of Jocelyn (Old German). Infrequently used as a given name.
Joscelyn has 21 variants: Jasolin, Jocelin, Joceline, Jocelyne▼, Jocelynn▼, Jocelynne, Josaline, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelin, Josceline, Joseline, Josilin, Josiline, Josilyn, Jossalin, Jossalyn, Josselyn, Josselynne, Joycelin and Joycelyn▼.
Joscelyn has 21 more related forms via Jocelyn: Jocelina, Jocelinda, Jocelle, Joci, Jocia, Jocinta, Joclyn, Josalind, Joselina, Joselyn▼, Joselyne, Joslin, Josline, Joslyn▼, Joslyne, Joslynn, Joslynne, Joss, Jossline, Josslyn and Jozlyn.
Joscelyn is an unusual given name for women. Joscelyn is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Joscelyn and associated names. Prominent variation forms of Joscelyn (#unlisted) are Jocelyn (#114 in 2014), Joselyn (#619), Joslyn (#871), Jocelynn (#971), Joycelyn, Joseline and Jocelyne. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity in the year 2007 and are somewhat less popular today, with the versions Joselyn, Joslyn, Jocelynn, Joycelyn and Jocelyne becoming somewhat dated. Jocelyn (#114) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)