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Giuseppe

What does Giuseppe mean?

Giuseppe Pronunciation of Giuseppe as a boys' name is pronounced jeh-SEP-ee. It is of Italian and Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Giuseppe is "the Lord increases". Variant of Joseph. Composer Guiseppe Verdi

ASSOCIATED WITH Gi-

Variations

RELATION VIA JOSEPH Giuseppino

FEMININE FORM Giuseppina

CREATIVE FORMS
(male)

(female)


MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Giuseppe Alejandro (G.A.), ..

How popular is Giuseppe?

Giuseppe is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1016 out of 1220, Top 83%) but an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Giuseppe entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest position of #830 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, and is at #1474 presently. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Giuseppe name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Giuseppe outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Joseph (#21 IN 2015) is the only other prominent alternative form of Giuseppe (#1474) rated in the Top 2000. These relations of Giuseppe were popular as baby names 105 years ago (USAGE OF 2.69%) and are now much less common (USAGE 0.6%, 77.5%), with the version Joseph becoming somewhat dated.



Top 2000 baby names ranking of Giuseppe, Joseph in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joseph outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Gideone, Gillespie, Gillette, Giustino, Giusto, Gussie and Gustave. These names tend to be less frequently used than Giuseppe.

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