First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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What does the name Yoseph mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yoseph

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  1. According to a user from Wisconsin, U.S., the name Yoseph is of Hebrew origin and means "Joseph".
  2. According to a user from Massachusetts, U.S., the name Yoseph is of Arabic origin and means "Prophet".
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Notable Persons Named Yoseph

Notable Persons Named Yoseph

Alicia Machado

Alicia Machado is a beauty queen. She holds the title Miss Yaracuy 1995, Miss Venezuela 1995, Miss Universe 1996, and Yaracuy. Alicia was given the name Yoseph Alicia Machado Fajardo on December 6th, 1976 in Maracay.

Yoseph Imry

Yoseph was born in 1939.

Yosi Piamenta

Yosi Piamenta was a jewish rock music, blues rock, psychedelic rock, hard rock, and nigun musician, guitarist, singer-songwriter, and artist. He plays Vocals, Fender Stratocaster guitar, and Fender Stratocaster. He was most active from 1972 to 2015. Yosi was given the name Yoseph Piamenta on November 29th, 1951 in Jerusalem. Yosi is also known as Yossi Piamenta. He breathed his last breath on August 23rd, 2015.

Yoseph Ben Ab-Hisda Ben Yaacov Ben Aaharon

Yoseph was born in 1919. He died in 1998.

Yoseph Ostanika

Yoseph Ostanika is an athlete for the Bintang Medan FC.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoseph

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yoseph

Yohannan Yoseph

Yohannan was born on November 14th, 1966.

Ghebreselassie Yoseph


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yoseph U.S.
  White 16.13% 64.26%
  African American 80.65% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.42% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yoseph

People with the last name Yoseph are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Yoseph

  • How Popular is the name Yoseph? Yoseph is the 12,137th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yoseph was the 77,264th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yoseph have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 840 babies born with the first name Yoseph in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yoseph to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yoseph? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1975 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yoseph first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yoseph is Sunday, January 30th, 1881.
  • What year had the most people named Yoseph born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yoseph was in 2005 with a total of 37 babies.
  • Random Yoseph Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yoseph is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 7 babies in New York have the same name in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Yoseph: The name spelled backwards is Hpesoy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Hespoy. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yoseph? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 248 people with the last name Yoseph.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yoseph? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Yoseph as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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