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What does Joscelyn mean?

Joscelyn /jo-sce-lyn/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Old German derivation, and the name Joscelyn means "a member of the German tribe, the Gauts". Joscelyn is an alternate form of Jocelyn (Old German).


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.

Kreatif forms: Jescelyn, Joscelynna, Juscelyn. [more]

How popular is Joscelyn?

Joscelyn is an unusual given name for women but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#127948 out of 150436, Top 85%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Prominent variation forms of Joscelyn (outside Top 1000) 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 2007 (usage of 0.3166%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.2036%, down 35.7%), with the versions Joselyn, Joslyn, Jocelynn, Jocelyne and Joycelyn becoming somewhat dated. Jocelyn (#114) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name among these. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Joscelyn and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Jocelyn, Jocelyne, Jocelynn, Joseline, Joselyn in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Joslyn, Joycelyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joscelyn and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Joscelyn is pronounced similarly to Jacelyn, Jesselyn and Joycelynn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Joscelyn.