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What does Josep mean?

Josep Pronunciation of Josep [josep] as a boys' name is of Hebrew derivation, and Josep means "Jehovah increases". Josep is a version of Joseph (Hebrew). Biblical: the son of Jacob who.

Variations

Josep has 3 variants: Jessop, Jessup and Josip.

24 more different relations via Joseph: Iosef, Iosep, Iosif, Iosip, Jo, Jodi, Jodie, Jody, Joey, Joop, Joos, Jose, Josef, Joseito, Josephe, Josephus, Josif, Joss, Josue, Joszef, Jozef, Osip, Yousef and Yusup.

Creative forms:
(male) Jasep, Jusep, ..

(female) Joper, Josepa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Josep Caden (J.C.), ..

How popular is Josep?

Josep is an uncommon given name for men. Josep is an equally rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Joseph (#21 via latest list), Jose (#80), Josue (#271), Joey (#758), Yousef (#786), Josef (#1703), Jody, Jo, Josephus, Jodi and Jodie are the popular variation forms of Josep (not ranked). Adoption of these forms of Josep was at its apex during 1910-1919 (median #1476) and is now much lower (#1238, 64.9%), with forms like Jody going out of style. Yousef is the most trendy baby name in this compilation. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jo, Jodi, Jodie, Jody, Joey in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jose, Josef, Joseph, Josephus, Josue, Yousef in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joey, Josef, Joseph outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Jase, Jasen, Jobe, Joben, Jodey, Joe, Joed, Joel, Jomei, Jones, Jorel, Joren, Jorey, Josh, Josia, Josua and Jove. These names tend to be more commonly used than Josep.

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