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Girl Names Starting with Jos-

Jos- baby names and what they mean, with 8 results. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity a century ago (adoption of 0.8%) and have become much less popular since (adoption 0.3%, 63.9% less), with names such as Joselyn becoming less fashionable. Josie (#251) and Joslyn (#862) are two of the more fashionable baby names in this list, while Josa (top 61%) and Jost (5%) are popular Jos- last names.

Jos- names

Josalind - Josie

Stems fr. American word. Josalind is a contemporary blend of .. Josalina is a somewhat popular girl's name. See also Josalyn.

Jocelyn and variantsJosalind2, Josaline, Josalyn, Josalynn, Joscelin, Joscelyn, Josceline, Joselina, Joseline, Joselyn, Joselyne, Josiline, Josilin, Josilyn, Joslin, Josline, Joslyn, Joslynn, Joslyne, Joslynne, Joss, Jossalin, Jossalyn, Josselyn, Jossline, Josselynne, Josslyn
Var. of Jocelyn. Derived fr. Old German. "A member of the German tribe, the Gauts." Jeselyn and Juslyn are creative variations.

Josanna1, Josanne1
Forms of Jo. Derivative of American word. An independent name and short form .. Josanna and Josanne are not in the Top 2000.

Yosepha and variantsJosefa1, Josepha1
Var. of Yosepha. Based on Hebrew. "Jehovah increases." Not Top 2000 names.

Var. of Giuseppina. Derived fr. Italian, Hebrew languages. "The Lord increases." Common, and Josefina is similar to popular -ina surnames Jerina (top 75%), Jasina (94%). See also Josefene.

Form of Jiselle. Source fr. American word. "Pledge." Unusual. Joselle is not found in the US Demographics. See also Jodelle.

Josephine and variantsJosephine, var. Josana, Josanna2, Josanne2, Josee, Josefa2, Josefene, Josefena, Josefina2, Josefine, Josepha2, Josephe, Josephina, Josephene, Josephyna1, Josephyna2, Josephyne, Josetta, Josey, Josette1, Josiane, Josianna, Josianne, Josie1, Josy
Stems fr. Hebrew language. "Jehovah increases." Josephine has been the top favorite, though Josie has grown trendy as well over time, while forms such as Josephine have lost favor.

Josie and variantsJosie2, var. Josette2, Josina
Based on English language. Pet form of Josephine, now widely .. Josie, Josina, etc. became more popular in 2015, gaining on average +1 position as baby names with Josie leading the upswing.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Jos- names for girls.

1. Josalind - Josie
Josalind, Jocelyn [Joss, Josslyn, Joslynne, Jossalin, Jossline, Jossalyn, Josselyn, Josselynne, ..], Jo [Josanna, Josanne], Yosepha [Josefa, Josepha], Giuseppina [Josefina], Jiselle [Joselle], Josephine [Josy, Josey, Josie, Josiane, Josetta, Josette, Josianna, Josianne, ..], Josie [Josina, Josette]

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