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Josephina

What does Josephina mean?

Josephina Pronunciation of Josephina [josephi-na] as a name for girls has its root in Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Josephina is "Jehovah increases". Josephina is an alternate spelling of Josephine (Hebrew).

Variations

Josephina has 3 variants: Josefena, Josefina and Josephyna.

Josephina has 5 more relations via Josephine: Josefine, Josepha, Josephe, Josephene and Josephyne.

Creative forms:
(female) Jasephina, Josephija, ..

(male) Josephiel, Josephimal, ..

Middle name pairings:
Josephina Adrianna (J.A.), ..

How popular is Josephina?

Josephina is a very prominent first name for women (#1604 out of 4276, Top 37%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Josephina (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Josephine (#131 the previous year), Josepha, Josefine and Josefina. Other variants, like Josephene, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Josephina reached its apex during the years 1910-1919 (adoption of 0.75%) and is now much lower (adoption 0.16%, 78.1%), with forms such as Josephine falling out of fashion. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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


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