What does Josy mean?
(female) Jasy, Jesy, ..
(male) Jomy, Josyce, ..
How popular is Josy?
Josy is an uncommon first name for women. Josy is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Displayed below is a study of the ranking of Josy and associated names. Prominent related forms of Josy (unlisted) are Josephine (#131 the previous year), Josie (#251), Josey, Josefa, Joey and Jo. These forms of Josy were favored as birth names in the 1910s (adoption of 0.8%) and have become significantly less conventional since (adoption 0.24%, ▼70%), with forms such as Jo falling out of fashion. Josie is the most chic name for newborns here. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Josy is pronounced similarly to Jacey, Jacy, Jazzy, Jessa▲, Jesse▼, Jessey, Jessi, Jessy, Jessye and Joci. Other suggested similar names are Casy, Elsy, Essy, Issy, Jady, Jany, Jas, Jay, Jery, Jess, Jey, Joan▼, Jobey, Jobi, Joby, Joda, Jodey, Jodi▼, Jody▼, Joely, Joi, Joia, Joie, Jola, Joley, Joli, Joly, Jolyn, Jona, Jonay, Jone, Joni▼, Jorey, Jori, Jorry, Joslyn▲, Joss, Joy▼, Joya, Joye, Joyse, Judy▼, July, Justy, Kasy, Lesy, Posy, Rosy, Susy and Ursy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Josy.See names in meaning and etymology.