Given Name POSY

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: PO-zee  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of JOSEPHINE. It can also be inspired by the English word posy for a bunch of flowers.
VARIANTS: Jo, Joetta, Joey, Jolene, Josie, Posie
MASCULINE FORM: Joseph
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Josipa, Jozefina, Finka (Croatian), Josefa (Czech), Josefine (Danish), Josephine, Jozefien (Dutch), Josefiina, Iina (Finnish), Josée, Josèphe, Joséphine, Fifi, Josette, Josiane (French), Josefine, Josepha, Josephine (German), Jozefa (Hungarian), Giuseppa, Giosetta (Italian), Josefine (Norwegian), Józefa, Józefina (Polish), Josefa, Josefina (Portuguese), Jozefína (Slovak), Jožefa (Slovene), Josefa, Josefina (Spanish), Josefina, Josefine (Swedish)

Categories

diminutives, fictional characters, flora, flowers, Hunger Games characters, literature, nature, plants, word names
Entry updated July 2, 2008