Name Josef Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Josef


Josef is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Josef?

Josef is a German, Scandinavian and Czech form of Joseph and belongs to the biblical names of Hebrew origin.

What does the name Josef mean?

Josef means “he will add” and “God increases” (from Hebrew “hosíf/הוֹסִיף” = to increase/to add).

Pronunciation of Josef

Variants of the name Josef

Josep Joseph Jozef Yosef Yossef

Popularity of the name Josef

The name Josef is ranked #1174 overall.

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