What does Joselyn mean?
Joselyn /jose-lyn/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls. Joselyn's root is Old German, and the meaning of the name Joselyn is "a member of the German tribe, the Gauts". Joselyn is a variant transcription of Jocelyn (Old German). Compare last name Joshlin.
Joselyn▼ has 1 variant: Joselyne.
Joselyn▼ has 41 more different forms via Jocelyn: Jasolin, Jocelin, Jocelina, Jocelinda, Joceline, Jocelle, Jocelyne▼, Jocelynn▼, Jocelynne, Joci, Jocia, Jocinta, Joclyn, Josalind, Josaline, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelin, Josceline, Joscelyn, Joselina, Joseline, Josilin, Josiline, Josilyn, Joslin, Josline, Joslyn▼, Joslyne, Joslynn, Joslynne, Joss, Jossalin, Jossalyn, Josselyn, Josselynne, Jossline, Josslyn, Joycelin, Joycelyn▼ and Jozlyn.Kreatif forms: Jaselyn, Jiselyn, Joselynna. [more]
How popular is Joselyn?
Joselyn is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2252 out of 4276, Top 53%) and also a somewhat popular last name for all people (#146011 out of 150436, Top 97%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Joselyn for girls. Joselyn entered the list in 1992 and reached its peak rank of #220 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is currently at #619. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Joselyn and related names. Popular alternative forms of Joselyn (#619 a year ago) listed in the Top 1000 are Jocelyn (#114 a year ago), Jocelyne, Jocelynn (#971), Joseline, Joslyn (#871) and Joycelyn. Forms like Joslin are uncommon. Usage of these girl names reached its peak in 2007 (usage of 0.3166%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.2036%, down 35.7%), with the versions Jocelyne, Jocelynn, Joselyn, Joslyn and Joycelyn falling out of fashion. Jocelyn (#114) is the most chic baby name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)