US Popularity:181
Other Origin(s):French
Meaning:Jehovah increases
Meaning “Jehovah increases,” Josephine is a girl’s name with Hebrew origins. Josephine is a classic name with has several variations throughout several European cultures. In France, the name is particularly popular and includes an accent of the first E. However, the English, German, and Dutch spellings are all in line with one another. Josephine is a name that oozes class and history with a unique flair.

Famous People Named Josephine

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  • Josephine Baker
    Civil Rights Activist, Singer

Josephine Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Josephine is currently #218 on The Bump
Girl:Josephine is currently #163 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Josephine is currently #181 in U.S. births
Girl:Josephine is currently #64 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 6
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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