Gender: Female Origin of Joss: English, diminutive of Jocelyn Meaning of Jocelyn: German, "member of the Gauts tribe"

Joss Origin and Meaning

The name Joss is a girl's name of English origin.

A short form that could be used independently, a la the singer Joss Stone.

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Theodora_Phoenix Says:


Yes, I think it works perfectly fine! I'm not keen on Josie either (but oddly enough like Joey and Jojo!)

masilvee Says:


Would Joss work as a nickname for Josephine? Love the name and the family ties but hate nn Josie

jordalini Says:


I really used to like this name, because it is spunky but sweet at the same time