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What does Josefena mean?

Josefena Pronunciation of Josefena [jose-fe-na] as a girls' name is a Hebrew name, and the name Josefena means "Jehovah increases". Josefena is an alternate spelling of Josephine (Hebrew).


Josefena has 3 variants: Josefina, Josephina and Josephyna.

10 more alternative forms via Josephine: Josana, Josanna, Josee, Josefa, Josefene, Josefine, Josepha, Josephene, Josetta and Josianna.

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Middle name pairings:
Josefena Nailah (J.N.), ..

How popular is Josefena?

Josefena is a rare given name for women. Josefena is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Josefa, Josefina, Josefine, Josepha and Josephine (#131 via latest list) are the popular variation forms of Josefena (not ranked). Other variants, like Josana, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Josefena was more pronounced during 1910-1919 (median #1132) and has become significantly less since (#1626, 78% less usage), with versions such as Josephine becoming less in vogue. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Josefa, Josefina, Josepha, Josephine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Josefine, Josephine outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Alseena, Jeena, Jelena, Jocelina, Joeanna, Joleen, Joleesa, Jolena, Jordena, Joselina, Joseline, Joselyn, Joselyne, Josephyne, Josina, Jovena, Judeena, Koreena, Noreena, Robeena, Roseanna, Roselina, Rosena, Roweena, Roxeena and Yosefa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Josefena.

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