Josephine meaning

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Josephine Name Information

Gender 👩 Girl
Pronunciation 📣 \j(o)-sephi-ne, jos(e)-phine\
Number of People 👶 311,000
Rate in 2021 214
Numerology 🔢 11
Name origin 🌍 Hebrew
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Josephine Name Meaning

Josephine is the feminine French equivalent of the name Yosef (Joseph). If you add *INE* to the end of the name Joseph, you will have the French name Josephine and the meaning is * God will increase*.

As written in the book of Genesis, Joseph was the eleventh son of Israel and the most loved one.

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Additional name description Josephine


Popularity of girl name Josephine:

The name was appeared firstly in 1880 that more than 500 babes were named Josephine that year. From then till now, it means for more than a century, Josephine was used 308,256 times in the SSAD database publicly. It means that a lot of babies all over the world are named Josephine. As recorded by SSAD, Josephine was at the top point and very popular in the mid-20th century.

It was at the top level of high-ranking names for many years and held this place for more than half a century. It had some declines for a period of time, but we hopefully suggest you to name your baby Josephine so as to increase the rate of this name if you are satisfied with the name.


How will your girl’s characteristics like if you name her Josephine?

This would be any parents’ question during their research time. Here are some of the traits correspond to the name Josephine:

Your girl will be always a new gift to anybody knows her. She is sweet and kind and well-mannered with all without any exceptions. She is powerful enough to impress others.


She likes mental practices helpful for her mental development. She likes mathematics and physics more than other fields. She is good at art as well.

About people’s reactions to her name, it is helpful to know that people will be impressed by her name and following personality. They perceive her power as soon as they see her for the first time and consistent relationship will lead them to know her power better.


She acts so fair to everyone and follows justice in different cases. She is all about a unique friend for everyone trust and love her. She is a good manager and has the ability to control everything punctually. Her full energy in facing any coincidence is very good.


The main characteristics of girls who are named Josephine:

Intuitive, uplifting, inspirational, spiritual teacher, fair, artistic manner, mentalistic

Lucky colors: white and all shades of Green

Lucky day: Monday

Fortunate careers: nurse, teacher, consultant, book-keeper, banker

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*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Josephine?
The origin of the name Josephine is Hebrew.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Josephine?
Jehovah Increases
*️⃣ How many people are named Josephine?
Almost 311000 people are named Josephine.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Josephine?
The names of Julian, Juliana, Julianna, Jaylen, Jolene