"God shall add"

Yosef Origin and Meaning

The name Yosef is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "God shall add".
A widely used Hebrew form of Joseph, with a sophisticated and continental air.
# 666 in the US

Yosef Rank in US Top 1000

Yosef Popularity

Famous People Named Yosef

  • Yosef Yitzchak SchneersohnRussian,American Orthodox rabbi, leader of Chabad
  • Yosef ElboimIsraeli rabbi, leader of the Third Temple movement
  • Joseph ben Ephraim Karomedieval Spanish,Ottoman rabbi, author of Shulchan Aruch
  • Shmuel Yosef Agnonwinner of the Nobel Prize in Literature

Yosef in Pop Culture

  • Yosef Zimmermanfrom the movie "Holy Rollers"
  • Yosefmascot of Appalachian State University

Yosef in Nameberry Blog Posts