What does Joslin mean?
Joslin /jo-slin/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Joslin) is of Old German derivation, and Joslin means "a member of the German tribe, the Gauts". Joslin is a variant form of Jocelyn (Old German) with the prefix Jos-.
Joslin has 1 variant: Josline.
Joslin has 41 more relations via Jocelyn: Jasolin, Jocelin, Jocelina, Jocelinda, Joceline, Jocelle, Jocelyne▼, Jocelynn▼, Jocelynne, Joci, Jocia, Jocinta, Joclyn, Josalind, Josaline, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelin, Josceline, Joscelyn, Joselina, Joseline, Joselyn▼, Joselyne, Josilin, Josiline, Josilyn, Joslyn▼, Joslyne, Joslynn, Joslynne, Joss, Jossalin, Jossalyn, Josselyn, Josselynne, Jossline, Josslyn, Joycelin, Joycelyn▼ and Jozlyn.Kreatif forms: Jaslin, Joslinne, Joslinni. [more]
How popular is Joslin?
Joslin is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#4765 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Joslin and corresponding names. Popular variation forms of Joslin (outside Top 1000) appearing in the Top 1000 are Jocelyn (#114 the previous year), Joselyn (#619), Joslyn (#871), Jocelynn (#971), Joycelyn, Joseline and Jocelyne. These girl names were at the height of their popularity in 2007 (usage of 0.3166%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.2036%, ▼35.7%), with the versions Joselyn, Joslyn, Jocelynn, Jocelyne and Joycelyn falling out of fashion. Jocelyn (#114) is the most contemporarily stylish girl name here. (2014 Birth Statistics)