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Baby name meanings

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Origin

  • Hebrew

Meaning/history

  • He shall add, may God add

Nicknames

  • Jojo,
  • Joe,
  • Joey,
  • MoJo,
  • Jay,
  • Joby,
  • Jos,
  • Joppy,
  • Jobo,
  • Joe Fish,
  • sephy,
  • Jofez,
  • Joey JoJo Jr Shabadoo,
  • Jampot,
  • Josey

Interesting Josephs

  • Joseph McCarthy,
  • Joey Tribiani,
  • Joe Grimond,
  • Joseph Fiennes,
  • Joseph Paxton

Unfortunate Josephs

  • Joseph Stalin,
  • Joseph K

Joseph goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Charles,
  • Daniel,
  • Michael,
  • James,
  • Darwin,
  • Paxton,
  • Hannah,
  • Benjamin Jacob Dudley Clara Helen

When I hear Joseph
I think of...

  • Jesus,
  • and his amazinf technicolour dreamcoat,
  • My Granddad and my son
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