A Member Of The German Tribe, The Gauts

Jocelyn Name Information

Gender 👩🧑 Boy And Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \j(o)-cel-yn, joce-lyn\
Number in U.S 👶 108,000
Rate in 2021 576
Numerology 🔢 3
Name origin 🌍 German

Meaning of Jocelyn

Meaning of name Jocelyn:

Jocelyn is a name with a deep meaning, since it refers to the God Gautzelin of German mythology. Currently it is not a very popular name in Spain, so its choice makes it even more special. If you want to know more about the meaning of the name Jocelyn , as well as its origin, personality, saints and the popularity of the name, don't miss this paraBaby article where we will explain everything you need to know about this beautiful name for your baby. Jocelyn is a girl's name.

What does Jocelyn mean?

Jocelyn is a female name that means " balanced and fair person ". Although today it is a feminine name, before Jocelyn it was also masculine and meant "champion".

Origin of the name Jocelyn

The female name Jocelyn is a variant of Jocelin and has a German origin . It is a French name, introduced by the English and derived from the name of the Germanic God Gautzelin.

Diminutives and variations of the name Jocelyn

Some of the diminutives of the name Jocelyn are:







Some of its variations can be:






The name Jocelyn in other languages

Jocelyn in Italian: Joselinne

Jocelyn in English: Josselyn

Jocelyn in German: Josephine

Jocelyn in Russian: Джоселин (Dzhoselin)

Personality of the name Jocelyn

People named Jocelyn are very curious about everything around them and have a great desire to do things. Because of this, many Jocelyns are very energetic, cheerful, personable, and highly sociable. In addition, by nature Jocelyns are very brave, strong and intuitive women , so it is not easy to deceive or hurt them.

In addition, the Jocelyns have a great love and passion for animals and plants, so it is not surprising that she ends up in a profession related to helping others. She is also an excellent , funny, friendly and reliable friend that she can always count on.

Celebrities named Jocelyn

Jocelyn Bell Burnell – A famous Irish astrophysicist, discoverer of the first radio signal from a pulsar.

Jocelyn Wildenstein: Also called "the cat woman", she is a celebrity from New York, who underwent multiple cosmetic surgery operations to have a feline appearance.

Jocelyne Towne: Famous American actress, producer and film director.

Jocelyn Pook – Well-known British violinist, pianist, and composer.

Meaning of name Jocelyn - Celebrities with the name Jocelyn

Saint Jocelyn's Day

Jocelyn's Saint's Day is November 1 , All Saints' Day. However, some prefer to celebrate it on March 19 , because that is the saints of Joseph.

Numerology Of The Name Jocelyn

According to numerology, the number associated with Jocelyn's name is 3 .

Popularity of the first name Jocelyn

According to the National Institute of Statistics, in Spain there are a total of 288 women named Jocelyn, with an average age of 36.5 years . As we can see on the map, the provinces with the highest number of women with the name of Jocelyn are:

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Santa Cruz of Tenerife


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5/16/2022 1:26:42 PM

my name is jocelyn. i kind of like it because i dont know anybody with it. its not like kelsey when you say it you have three or four kelseys that turn and look.

3/2/2022 3:28:12 PM

Jocelyn was a perfect name for my niece. It was a combination of "Joyce", her grandma's name, and "Ethelyn", her great grandma's name. Very meaningful name for our family.


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Frequently asked questions

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Jocelyn?
The origin of the name Jocelyn is German.
*️⃣ How many people are named Jocelyn?
Almost 108000 people are named Jocelyn.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Jocelyn?
The names of Bridget, Janica, Janique, Jonique, Jonica