Meaning of name joseph and popularity around the world + anagrams
|Source||Meaning of joseph||Origin||Gender|
|Baby Names World||He will enlarge||Hebrew||Masculine|
|Behind the Name||From Ioseph, the Latin form of Greek Ιωσηφ (Ioseph), which was from the Hebrew name יוֹסֵף (Yosef) meaning "he will add". 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. This name also occurs in the New Testament, belonging to Saint Joseph the husband of Mary and Joseph of Arimathea.In the Middle Ages, Joseph was a common Jewish name, being less frequent among Christians. In the late Middle Ages Saint Joseph became more highly revered, and the name became popular in Spain and Italy. In England it became common after the Protestant Reformation. This name was borne by rulers of the Holy Roman Empire and Portugal. Other notable bearers include Polish-British author Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) and the Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin (1878-1953).||-||Masculine|
|Dictionary||Jacob's eleventh son, the first of Jacob and his second wife, Rachel: sold into slavery by his brothers. Gen. 30:22–24; 37.||-||Masculine|
|Zelo||God Will Increase||Hebrew||Male|
|Baby Zone||May God give increase; In the Bible, Joseph is the favored son of Jacob. He was sold by his brothers into slavery and later rose to become a supreme power in Egypt. The New Testament carpenter named Joseph was the husband of Mary, the mother of Jesus.||-||-|
|My Baby Name||May God give abundance.||Scottish||Masculine|
|Baby Names Country||The Hebrew name Joseph means - God will add, God will increase. Bible: in the Old Testament, the son of Jacob who came to rule Egypt; in the New Testament, the husband of Mary||Hebrew||-|
|Namespedia||He Shall Add||Europe||Feminine|
|Search for Ancestors||(origin Hebrew) Increase, addition.||-||N/A|
|Ancestry||English, German, French, and Jewish: from the personal name, Hebrew Yosef ‘may He (God) add (another son)’. In medieval Europe this name was borne frequently but not exclusively by Jews; the usual medieval English vernacular form is represented by Jessup. In the Book of Genesis, Joseph is the favorite son of Jacob, who is sold into slavery by his brothers but rises to become a leading minister in Egypt (Genesis 37–50). In the New Testament Joseph is the husband of the Virgin Mary, which accounts for the popularity of the given name among Christians.||-||N/A|
|Aboutnames||He (God) will add; the name is interpreted as 'May God add another son'||Hebrew||male|
|Nordic Names||Latin form of ''ÎÏÏÎ·Ï (Ioseph)'', the Greek spelling of the Hebrew name ''××Ö¹×¡Öµ×£ (Yosef)'' meaning 'he will add (another son)'|
|Baby Names||He (God) will add|
|Hamari Web||God will Add; God will Increase; Jehova Increases; It will Enlarge||Hindi||Boy|
|Baby Name Guide||God will add||Hebrew||Boy|
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