What does Josefa mean?
Josefa has 1 variant: Josepha.Creative forms:
(female) Jisefa, Josena, ..
(male) Joscha, Josero, .. Middle name pairings:
Josefa Maylin (J.M.), ..
How popular is Josefa?
Josefa is a very prominent first name for women (#899 out of 4276, Top 21%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Josefa reached its top rank of #684 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Popular related forms of Josefa are Josephine (#131 in 2015), Josie (#251), Josette, Josey, Josepha, Josefina, Josefine and Joey. These relations of Josefa were favored as birth names during 1910-1919 (median #1328) and have become significantly less widespread since (#1598, ▼70%), with versions such as Josefina going out of style. Josie is the most chic birth name in this compilation.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Jaeda▼, Jaena, Jaffa, Jalea, Jalena, Jameka, Janela, Janeta, Janeva, Jelena, Jena▼, Jenovefa, Jesaca (see Jessica), Jesca, Jesenya, Jesica, Jesika, Jessa▲, Jessia, Jezeca, Jieva, Jimena▲, Jineva, Jisela, Joana▼, Joanna, Jobeth, Jocia, Joda, Jodean, Jodell, Jodey, Joela, Joetta, Johana, Johna, Joia, Joie, Jola, Jolean, Joleen, Jolena, Jolene, Joleta, Jolina, Jolisa, Jonee, Jonel, Jonell, Jonella, Jonessa, Jonet, Joneva, Jonevah, Jonina, Jonisa, Jonna, Jordena, Jorene, Jorey, Joselle, Joselyn▼, Josina, Joslin, Joss, Jovana, Jovena, Jovina, Jovita, Jowella, Joya, Joye, Joysel, Julena and Rosena. These names tend to be less frequently used than Josefa.See names in meaning and etymology.