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What does Josepha mean?

Josepha Pronunciation of Josepha [josepha] as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and Josepha means "Jehovah increases". Josepha is an alternate spelling of Josephine (Hebrew). Josepha is also a form of Yosepha (Hebrew).


Josepha has 1 variant: Josefa.

14 more relations via Josephine, Yosepha: Josana, Josanna, Josee, Josefena, Josefina, Josephe, Josephene, Josephina, Josephyna, Josephyne, Josetta, Josette, Josey and Yosefa.

Creative forms:
(female) Jasepha, Jesepha, ..

(male) Josevi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Josepha Mireya (J.M.), ..

How popular is Josepha?

Josepha is an uncommonly occurring given name for females. Josepha is an equivalently uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Josepha reached its apex position of #1671 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Josepha name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Josepha outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Josephine (#131 a year ago), Josette, Josey, Josefina and Josefa are the prominent variation forms of Josepha. These relations of Josepha were at the apex of their popularity in the 1910s (adoption of 0.8%) and have become much less conventional since (adoption 0.2%, down 78.3%).

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Dosha, Jamesha, Jasenia, Jesenia, Jesenya, Jisela, Jobeth, Joela, Joella, Joetta, Joleesa, Joleisa, Jolena, Joleta, Joletta, Jonella, Jonessa, Jonetia, Jonetta, Joneva, Joppa, Joselina, Joselle, Joselyn, Josina, Jovena, Jowella, Stepha and Tosha. These names tend to be more commonly used than Josepha.

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