Meaning and name origin
Josefine \j(o)-sefi-ne, jos(e)-fine\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Josefine is "Jehovah increases". Josefine is a variant of Josephine (Hebrew): feminine of Joseph with the diminutive suffix -ine.
Josefine is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3881 out of 4276, Top 91%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Josefine for girls. Josefine reached its highest rank of #15 in Sweden in 1998. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Josefine and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Josephine (#147) and Josefine. (2014 statistics).