What does Joslin mean?
Joslin \j(o)-slin, jos-lin\ 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 of Jocelyn (Old German).
Joslin has 1 variant: Josline.
Joslin has 41 more related variations 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.
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 (#unlisted) 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%, down 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)