Meaning and Name Origin
Yussuf has 37 more different forms via Joseph: Che, Giuseppe▼, Giuseppino, Iosep, Iosip, Jessop, Jessup, Jo, Jodi, Jodie▼, Jody▼, Joey▼, Joop, Joos, Jose, Josef▼, Joseito, Joselito, Josep, Josephe, Josephus, Josif, Josip, Joss, Josue▲, Joszef, Jozef, Osip, Pepe, Pepito, Peppi, Pino, Pipo, Sepp, Seppi, Yusup and Yuszef.
Yussuf is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Yussuf is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Yussuf and associated names. Joseph (#20 a year ago), Jose (#76), Josue (#269), Yusuf (#589), Joey (#686), Yousef (#766), Josephus, Josef, Jodie, Jody and Giuseppe are the prominent varying forms of Yussuf (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest during 1970-1979 and is somewhat lower today, with the forms Joey, Josef, Jody, Jodie and Giuseppe becoming somewhat dated. Yousef (#766), Yusuf (#589) and Josue (#269) are three of the more fashionable baby names in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)