Josy meaning, girlJosy

Rate Josy: Do you like this name?

Get kreatif with Josy | Add to list (0)

Meaning and name origin

Josy \j(o)-sy\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Josy is "Jehovah increases". Josy is a variant of Josephine (Hebrew): feminine of Joseph with the diminutive suffix -ine.


Josy has 3 variant forms: Josee, Josey, Josie.


Josy is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Josy and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Josephine (#147) and Josie (#254). (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Josephine, Josie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Josephine, Josie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Josy is also pronounced similarly to Jacy, Jessy and Joci. Other suggested similar baby names are Jas, Jess, Joby, Jody, Joey, Joly, Joss, Joy, Joyse, Jozsa, Posy and Rosy. These names tend to be more commonly used than Josy.