What does Josilyn mean?
Josilyn /josi-lyn/ as a name for girls. Josilyn's name origin is Old German, and the name Josilyn means "a member of the German tribe, the Gauts". Josilyn is an alternate spelling of Jocelyn (Old German) with the prefix Jos-.
Josilyn has 21 variants: Jasolin, Jocelin, Joceline, Jocelyne▼, Jocelynn▼, Jocelynne, Josaline, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelin, Josceline, Joscelyn, Joseline, Josilin, Josiline, Jossalin, Jossalyn, Josselyn, Josselynne, Joycelin and Joycelyn▼.more]
How popular is Josilyn?
Josilyn is an uncommon first name for women. Josilyn is an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Jocelyn (#114 via latest list), Jocelyne, Jocelynn (#971), Joseline, Joselyn (#619), Joslyn (#871) and Joycelyn are the prominent variation forms of Josilyn (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Usage of these relations of Josilyn reached its peak in the year 2007 (adoption of 0.32%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.2%, ▼35.69%), but with the versions Jocelyne, Jocelynn, Joselyn, Joslyn and Joycelyn falling out of fashion. Jocelyn is the continual favorite. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Josilyn and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)