What does Josephina mean?
Josephina /jo-se-phi-na/ [4 sylls.] as a name for girls. Josephina's root is Hebrew, and the meaning of the name Josephina is "Jehovah increases". Josephina is an alternate spelling of Josephine (Hebrew) with the suffix -a.
Josephina has 30 more relations via Josephine: Fifi, Fifine, Fina, Finetta, Finette, Guiseppina, Jo▼, Joette, Joey, Joline, Josana, Josanna, Josanne, Josee, Josefa▼, Josefene, Josefine, Josepha, Josephe, Josephene, Josephyne, Josetta, Josette, Josey, Josiane, Josianna, Josianne, Josie▲, Josy and Jozsa.Kreatif forms: Jasephina, Josephija, Josephiza. [more]
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)
Prominent related forms of Josephina (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000 are Josephine (#147 the previous year), Josie (#254), Josefine, Josette, Josefina, Joey, Joline, Josefa and Jo. Variants like Joette are seldom used. Adoption of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.3983%) and is now much lower (usage 0.1777%, ▼55.4%), with the forms Jo, Josefa and Josefina becoming less fashionable. Josie (#254) and Josephine (#147) are two of the more contemporarily stylish baby names among these, with Josephine and Josie enjoying a rebound in usage. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Josephina and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)