The meaning of named JOSEPH, origin, popularity and name of wellknown people.

  • Given Name: JOSEPH
  • Gender: Male / Boy
  • Name’s Length: 6
  • Name’s Origin: African
  • Name’s Meaning: Giver of God

How popular did the name JOSEPH as a baby boy’s name?

  • The name Joseph, was ranked #8 in the last 100 years for baby boy’s name in United State of America. The name Joseph, was also ranked #16 in United States, 2009 and #11 in 2006.
  • The name Joseph, was ranked #51 in Scotland 2008 and #40 in 2004.
  • The name Joseph, was ranked #39 in Australia 2008 and #27 in 2003.
  • The name Joseph, was ranked #45 in Canada 2008 and #30 in 2005.
  • The name Joseph, was ranked #13 in England 2008 / 2007 and #10 in 2005 / 2004.
  • The name Joseph, was ranked #32 in Ireland 2008 and #31 in 2005 / 2004.

List of popular people whose named JOSEPH:

– Joseph Banks (1743-1820) was a naturalist, English Scientist
– Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) was a artist, German Artist
– Joseph Chamberlain (1836-1914) was a English Politician
– Joseph Cottenis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– Joseph Crosfield (1792-1844) was a soap and chemicals, English Businessmen
– Joseph Elanga was a FIFA World Cup player from Cameroon
– Joseph Görres (1776-1848) was a essayist, German Writer
– Joseph Gosnell – Nisga’a, Canadian Aboriginal leader
– Joseph ibn Verga, Turkish rabby
– Joseph Jongen, Belgian Composer
– Joseph Kamga was a FIFA World Cup 1982 player from Cameroon
– Joseph L. Mankiewiczis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– Joseph Lebeau, Belgian Politician
– Joseph Lister (1827-1912) was a surgeon, English Scientist
– Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775-1851) was a landscape and marine artist
– Joseph Maréchal – philosopher, psychologist, Belgian Theologian and clergymen
– Joseph Mermans – player, Belgian Football (soccer)
– Joseph Ndo was a FIFA World Cup player from Cameroon
– Joseph Pholien, Belgian Politician
– Joseph Plateau – physicist, Belgian Physicist
– Joseph Prestwich (1812-1896) was a geologist, English Scientist
– Joseph Priestley (1733-1804) was a chemist, English Scientist
– Joseph Santurri, historian, philosopher, political theorist, Italian
– Joseph Schenckis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood
– Joseph Schildkrautis a star of motion pictures – American Hollywood
– Joseph Sifakis, computer scientist, Greek Scientist and Engineer Modern Period
– Joseph Szigeti, Recording, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– Joseph Tilly – mathematician, Belgian Mathematician
– Joseph Toscano was a video game musician for Tux Racer
– Joseph von Eichendorff (1788-1857) was a poet, German Writer
– Joseph von Fraunhofer (1787-1826) was a physicist, German Scientist and engineer
– Joseph Wapner, Television, American Hollywood Walk of Fame
– Joseph Williams is a lead vocalist (Toto) band.
– Joseph Williamson (1769-1840) was a philanthropist, merchant and tunneler
– Joseph Yobo was a FIFA World Cup player from Nigeria