What does Joselyn mean?
Joselyn /jose-lyn/ 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 form of Jocelyn (Old German) with the prefix Jos-.
Joselyn▼ has 1 variant: Joselyne.
Joselyn▼ has 36 more different relations via Jocelyn: Jasolin, Jocelin, Jocelina, Joceline, Jocelle, Jocelyne▼, Jocelynn▼, Jocelynne, Joclyn, Josalind, Josaline, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelin, Josceline, Joscelyn, Joselina, Joseline, Josilin, Josiline, Josilyn, Joslin, Josline, Joslyn▼, Joslyne, Joslynn, Joslynne, Jossalin, Jossalyn, Josselyn, Josselynne, Jossline, Josslyn, Joycelin, Joycelyn▼ and Jozlyn.Kreatif forms: Jeselyn, 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. Demographics)
Presented below is the baby name statistics 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 U.S. SSA Records)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the girl name Joselyn and related names. Popular alternative forms of Joselyn (#619 via latest list) listed in the Top 1000 are Jocelyn (#114 via latest list), Jocelyne, Jocelynn (#971), Joseline, Joslyn (#871) and Joycelyn. Other forms, like Josslyn, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Joselyn was well-received among parents in 2007 (adoption of 0.32%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.2%, ▼36%), but with versions such as Jocelyne becoming less fashionable. Jocelyn is the most chic baby name in this list.
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Joselyn▼ is pronounced similarly to Jacelyn, Jessalyn, Jesselyn, Jessilyn and Joycelynn. Other recommended similar baby names are Jacalyn, Jackelyn, Jacklyn▼, Jaclyn▼, Jacolyn, Jacqlyn, Jaelyn▲, Jaklyn, Jaquelyn, Jaslyn, Jaslynn, Jazlyn▲, Jazzlyn, Jerelyn, Jeslyn, Jesslyn, Jesslynn, Jewelyn, Joelin, Joellyn, Joely, Joelynn, Jolyn, Jonalyn, Joselle, Josey, Rosalyn▼, Roselin, Roselyn▼, Roselynn, Roslyn▼ and Rozelyn. These names tend to be less frequently used than Joselyn.