Meaning and name origin
Yussuf \yu(s)-suf\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Yussuf is "Jehovah increases". Yussuf is a variant of Joseph (Hebrew); biblical: the son of Jacob who, sold by his brothers into slavery, but later became a supreme power in Egypt.
Yussuf is not a popular first name for males 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 boy name Yussuf and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Joseph (#20), Yusuf (#589) and Yousef (#766). (2014 statistics).