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What does Josip mean?

Josip Pronunciation of Josip as a boys' name has its root in Hebrew, and the name Josip means "Jehovah increases". Josip is an alternate spelling of Joseph (Hebrew). Biblical: the son of Jacob who.



VARIANTS Josep, Jessup, Jessop

OTHER FORMS VIA JOSEPH Iosef, Iosep, Iosif, Iosip, Jo, Jodi, Jodie, Jody, Joey, Joop, Joos, Jose, Josef, Joseito, Josephe, Josif, Joss, Josue, Joszef, Jozef, Osip, Yusif, Yusup

(male) Jasip, ..

(female) Jomi, ..

Josip Heath (J.H.), ..

How popular is Josip?

Josip is an uncommon given name for men. Josip is also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Josip (NOT RANKED) are Joseph (#23 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Jose (#89), Josue (#225), Joey (#742), Josef (#1819), Jo, Jodi, Jodie and Jody. Adoption of these forms of Josip was widespread in the 1910s (MEDIAN #1399) and is now much reduced (#1210, 68.2%). Joseph is the steady favorite, although Josue seems to be gaining popularity too, while versions like Joey are now less popular. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Jasin, Jori, Jorie, Jorim, Joris, Josh, Josia, Josiah, Josias, Joslin, Josua, Jovi and Jovin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Josip.

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