Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. YO-zeh-faw(Hungarian)
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Meaning & History

Hungarian and Slovene feminine form of Joseph.

Related Names

VariantJožefa(Slovene)
DiminutivesJožica, Pepca(Slovene)
Masculine FormsJózsef, Jóska, Józsi(Hungarian) Josip, Jožef(Slovene)
Other Languages & CulturesJosipa, Jozefina, Jožica(Croatian) Josefína(Czech) Josefine(Danish) Josefien, Josephine, Jozefien(Dutch) Jodene, Jodi, Jodie, Jody, Josepha, Josephina, Josephine(English) Josefiina(Finnish) Josée, Josèphe, Fifi, Joséphine, Josette, Josiane(French) Josefine, Josepha, Josephine(German) Giuseppa, Giuseppina, Giusi, Giusy, Pina(Italian) Josefine(Norwegian) Józefa, Józefina(Polish) Josefa, Josefina(Portuguese) Jozefína(Slovak) Josefa, Josefina, Pepita(Spanish) Josefin, Josefina, Josefine(Swedish)
Same SpellingJózefa, Jožefa

People think this name is

classic   formal   upper class   strong   strange   complex   serious   nerdy  

Entry updated November 20, 2020