Josefina

Josefina - A very unique female name



  Feb 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Josefina appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #541. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Josefina and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Josefina? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Josefina. The baby girl name Josefina was given to 41 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2213 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 34,470 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Josefina peaked in popularity 90 years ago in 1929 on position 445.



Famous with this name

Josefina Sanhueza
Josefina Gabrielle
Josefina Montané


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Josefina is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Josefina is currently topping the baby name charts in Illinois at position #1,372 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #2,043.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Josefina is where you live.


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Josefina origin and meaning

Josefina is a 8 letter name with 4 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Josefina, pop culture references for the name Josefina and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Josefina

We've found the following names that sound similar to Josefina, sorted by popularity.

Josephine / Jovanna / Jovana / Josephina / Jovan / Josiephine / Javon / Josefine / Javonna / Jobina /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122213
20112290
20102143
20092368
20082048
20072117
20062012
20051651
20041755
20031642
20021596
20011722
20001560
19991392
19981260
19971328
19961215
19951155
19941172
19931224
19921151
19911122
19901212
19891174
19881043
19871076
19861036
1985972
1984943
1983924
1982846
1981848
1980791
1979865
1978935
1977897
1976844
1975775
1974812
1973793
1972826
1971808
1970829
1969853
1968814
1967766
1966834
1965789
1964823
1963783
1962788
1961925
1960847
1959820
1958874
1957811
1956796
1955754
1954703
1953686
1952627
1951637
1950563
1949626
1948619
1947669
1946618
1945566
1944635
1943628
1942707
1941639
1940611
1939623
1938620
1937591
1936585
1935529
1934529
1933506
1932525
1931489
1930449
1929445
1928452
1927491
1926461
1925528
1924560
1923507
1922528
1921589
1920582
1919612
1918649
1917685
1916633
1915761
1914646
1913589
1912539
1911535
1910541

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Illinois1372
California1519
Florida1841
Texas2043

Even more about Josefina


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Josefina a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Josefina?

4 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1929
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Josefina
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 34,470
Letter count 8
Syllable count 4
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +41

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