Yousef - boys name

Yousef name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 88%

Yousef name meaning:

The name Yousef is of Arabic origin and is a variant of the name Joseph. It holds significant meaning within Islamic culture and is derived from the Hebrew name Yosef, meaning "God will add" or "God increases." Joseph is a prominent figure in the Bible and the Quran, known for his wisdom, righteousness, and ability to interpret dreams. As such, the name Yousef is often associated with similar traits and characteristics.

Those named Yousef are believed to possess qualities such as intelligence, compassion, and leadership. They are often seen as confident individuals with strong moral values and a deep sense of spirituality. People with this name are known for their ability to navigate challenging situations with grace and find solutions to complex problems.

Overall, the name Yousef carries a sense of power, wisdom, and divinely inspired guidance. It is a name that reflects a person's potential for greatness and their ability to inspire and lead others.


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Overall UK ranking: 584 out of 4789

65 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (605)

Historical popularity of Yousef

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