Given Name JOSEFINE

GENDER: Feminine
PRONOUNCED: yo-se-FEEN (Swedish), yo-ze-FEE-nə (German)  [details]

Meaning & History

Scandinavian and German form of JOSÉPHINE.
VARIANTS: Josefina (Swedish), Josephine (German)
MASCULINE FORMS: Josef (Swedish), Josef (Danish), Josef (Norwegian), Josef, Joseph (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Josipa, Jozefina, Finka (Croatian), Josefa (Czech), Josephine, Jozefien (Dutch), Josephine, Jo, Joetta, Joey, Jojo, Joleen, Jolene, Josepha, Josephina, Josie, Posie, Posy (English), Josefiina, Iina (Finnish), Josée, Josèphe, Joséphine, Fifi, Josette, Josiane (French), Jozefa (Hungarian), Giuseppa, Giosetta (Italian), Józefa, Józefina (Polish), Josefa, Josefina (Portuguese), Jozefína (Slovak), Jožefa (Slovene), Josefa, Josefina (Spanish)
Entry updated August 26, 2016