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Meaning & History

Originally a diminutive of Germanic names beginning with the element Gaut meaning "Goth".
Other Languages & CulturesJocelyn English Jocelyn, Josselin French Gosse Medieval French Joscelin Old Norman

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 611
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