Iosif - boys name

Iosif name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 84%

Iosif name meaning:

The name Iosif is of Hebrew origin and is derived from the name Yosef. It is a masculine name primarily used in Eastern European countries such as Russia, Romania, and Ukraine. The name Iosif has biblical roots and is commonly associated with the story of Joseph in the Old Testament.

The name Iosif carries several meanings, but the most common interpretation is "God will add" or "May God add." It is believed to signify the hope for an increase in blessings, prosperity, and success. People with the name Iosif are often seen as ambitious, hardworking, and determined individuals who strive for growth and improvement in their lives.

Overall, the name Iosif reflects a positive and optimistic outlook, emphasizing the belief in divine intervention and the potential for continuous blessings and abundance. It is a name that carries a sense of hope and aspiration for those who bear it.


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Overall UK ranking: 761 out of 4789

44 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1265)

Historical popularity of Iosif

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