• Gender: Male
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: God Will Increase

What is the meaning of the name Joseph?

The name Joseph is primarily a male name of Hebrew origin that means God Will Increase.

Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. is the 46th President-Elect of the United States. Joseph in the Bible was the companion to Mary, mother of Jesus. Other Josephs include Joseph "Joe" Jonas, singer; Joseph Cotten, actor; Joseph Fiennes, actor; and Max Joseph, TV personality/filmmaker.

Different Spellings of the name Joseph:

Joesph, Joeseph

People who like the name Joseph also like:

Jacob, Benjamin, William, Joshua, Alexander, Matthew, Daniel, Charlotte, Elizabeth, Amelia, Sophia, Olivia, Abigail, Emma

Names like Joseph:

Jacob, Jacoba, Jeb, Jeff, Job, Josef, Jovia, Jiva, Java, Jovie, Jacoby, Joop, Jackopa, Jacop, Josefa, Jove, Jobi, Jazib, Jakobe, Jehosheba, Jaakoppi

Stats for the Name Joseph

checkmark Joseph is currently #81 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Joseph is currently #30 in U.S. births

Songs about Joseph

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Joseph and Alexander - Of Montreal
Joseph Merrick - Mastodon