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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 has 5 variant forms: Iosef, Iosif, Yousef, Yusif, Yusuf.


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).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Joseph, Yousef, Yusuf in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Yussuf is also pronounced similarly to Yusef, Yusuff and Yuszef. Another suggested similar baby name is Yusup. Like Yussuf, these names are not commonly used.