Joss - girls name

Joss name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 43%

Joss name meaning:

Origin: German

Diminutive of Jocelyn: 'One of the Goths'. Introduced into Britam as a masculine name during the Norman Conquest, Jocelyn was adopted as a feminine first name in the early 20th century.


Unisex names

Related names

Jocelyn , Jaslynn, Jazlyn , Jazlynn, Jazmaine, Jazmina, Jazzalyn, Jazzy, Joscelin, Joss

Other girls names beginning with J


Overall UK ranking: 3192 out of 5581

7 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (1010)

Historical popularity of Joss

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