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Joseph Name Meaning

Joseph meaning

Name :

Joseph

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Gender :
Masculine
Meaning of Joseph :

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Pronounciation
of Name Joseph :
/ JO-səf /
Etymology
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History
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The United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand
Information about the
Name of Joseph :
Within all "JOSEPH" names, the English, French, and German version was the most commonly used. Since it has a humble and strong resonance sound in it, it's considered to be every man's name.
Famous People with
Name Joseph :
Joseph Brodsky a world renowned author awarded with the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1987. Some of his books are A Part of Speech, On Grief and Reason: Essays, and Less than One: Selected Essays. Joseph Stalin, whose name stood for "man of steel", was a Soviet dictator from 1920s to 1953. Joseph Fiennes is an English an actor who starred in films like Shakespeare in Love, Risen, and Enemy at the Gates.
Variant Names of Joseph:

Che, Giuseppe, Giuseppino, Iosef, Iosep, Iosif, Iosip, Jessop, Jessup, Jo, Jodi, Jodie, , Joesph, Joeseph, Che, Giuseppe, Giuseppino, Iosef, Iosep, Iosif, Iosip, Jessop, Jessup, Jo, Jodi, Jodie, , Joseph , Che,  Giuseppe,  Giuseppino,  Iosef,  Iosep,  Iosif,  Iosip,  Jessop, Jessup,  Jo,  Jodi,  Jodie,  Jody,  Joey,  J

Beppe (Italian), Beppi (German), Chepito (Spanish), Hovsep (Armenian), Iosef (German), Iokepa (Hawaiian), Iosep (Irish), Iosep (Irish), Jazeps (Latvian)

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Popularity Rank :

Joseph name was top ranked at 569 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 21 position in American during year 2015

     

Name Joseph has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 8 position. 2581785 numbers of people were named Joseph so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Joseph

Joseph Numerology :
Personality No. 8. People with name Joseph are bold & materialistic but rigid too. They have strong will power. They love power, authority & leadership. Person with Joseph having 8 as Personality number are good planners & very good at business. They are analytical, intellectual & determined. They are religious, efficient, trustworthy & compassionate. They are tenacious, & ambitious. More Numerology

More About Name : Joseph

  • In the Old Testament Joseph is the eleventh son of Jacob. Because he was the favourite of his father, his older brothers sent him to Egypt and told their father that he had died. In Egypt, Joseph became an advisor to the pharaoh, and was eventually reconciled with his brothers when they came to Egypt during a famine.

  • Derived from the Hebrew yōsēf (may he add, God shall add). The name is borne in the Bible by a favorite son of Jacob and Rachel (GEN. 30), by the husband of the Virgin Mary and foster father of Jesus (MATT. 1), and by Joseph of Arimathea, a rich Jew and s

  • Joseph is a name originating from Hebrew, recorded in the Hebrew Bible, as Standard Hebrew Yosef, Aramaic Yôsēp̄. In Arabic, including in the Qur'an, the name is spelled as Yūsuf. The name can be translated from Hebrew  “Yihoh Lhosif” as signifying The l

  • Derived from the Hebrew y?s?f (may he add, God shall add). The name is borne in the Bible by a favorite son of Jacob and Rachel (GEN. 30), by the husband of the Virgin Mary and foster father of Jesus (MATT. 1), and by Joseph of Arimathea, a rich Jew and s

  • Joseph was the eleventh son of Jacob. Because he was the favourite of his father, his older brothers sent him to Egypt and told their father that he had died.

Name Analysis of Joseph

Character Analysis of Joseph : Persons with the name Joseph, like to be in charge, whether that be upfront or from behind the scenes. They like to control and are generally quite sure of themselves. They can be very talented ‘actors’ in life and can put on the persona they wish others to see and believe.

Love Life of Joseph : Person like that their partner should inspire not only sexually but also at the level of intellect. Persons love to precede intercourse with dinners in candlelight.

Name Letter Analysis of Joseph

J : Persons make an exemplary friend and try hard to make sure everyone is happy and comfortable

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

S : Persons are a real charmer

E : Persons are freedom-loving, sensual and enthusiastic

P : Persons are very intellectual and have a broad base of knowledge

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Joseph

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Joseph is Makar and Moon sign associated with the name Joseph is Capricorn.

The name Joseph has Earth element. Saturn is the Ruling Planet for the name Joseph . The name Joseph having moon sign as Capricorn is represented by The Mountain Sea-Goat and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Joseph are optimistic and determined. They are full of life. They can easily compromise in difficult situations.

Other name options, having Capricorn moon sign are name starting with : Ja, Ji, Ju,Khi, Je, Khu, Khoo, Jo, Khe, Kho, Jn, Jw, Jy, Kh.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Joseph

The name Joseph is suitable for baby born in Sravana nakshatra

Sravana Nakshatra:

Lord: Chandra (Moon)
Symbol : Ear or Three Footprints
Deity : Vishnu, preserver of universe
Indian zodiac: 10° - 23°20' Makara
Western zodiac 6° - 19°20' Aquarius
Other name options, having Sravana nakashatra are name starting with : Ju, Khi, Je, Khu, Jo, Khe, Gha, Kho.

Famous Name Joseph

  • Joseph Burke

    is a former Irish cricketer. A right-handed batsman and right-arm fast-medium bowler, he made his debut for Ireland in a match against Lancashire in May 1954. He played for Ireland six times in total, his last match coming against the MCC in September 195

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  • Garth Joseph

    is a Dominican professional basketball player who previously played in the NBA.At 7 ft, 2 in and 315 pounds, his physique is often compared to that of Shaquille O'Neal, especially when he was a young and raw-skilled center at The College of St. Rose. However, Joseph's skills never materialized and he only appeared in a total of four National Basketball Association games, two with the Denver Nuggets and two with the Toronto Raptors during the 2000-01 NBA season.

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