Joselyn

Joselyn - A very unique female name



  Nov 12,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Joselyn appeared on the charts for the first time in 1956 on position #2240. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Joselyn and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Joselyn? 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 Joselyn. The baby girl name Joselyn was given to 643 baby girls in 2012, ranking #459 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,198 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Joselyn peaked in popularity 12 years ago in 2007 on position 221.



Famous with this name

Joselyn Dumas
Joselyn Hughes
Joselyn Paulette


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Joselyn is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Joselyn is currently topping the baby name charts in Nebraska at position #192 - and is the least popular in Minnesota at position #967.

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 Joselyn is where you live.


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Joselyn origin and meaning

Joselyn is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Joselyn, pop culture references for the name Joselyn and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Joselyn

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

Jacqueline / Jocelyn / Jacquelyn / Jillian / Jaclyn / Juliana / Julianna / Jolene / Julianne / Jaqueline /

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
2012459
2011367
2010376
2009341
2008308
2007221
2006313
2005412
2004412
2003469
2002544
2001617
2000645
1999789
1998805
1997817
1996678
1995817
1994729
1993834
1992849
19911131
19901117
19891424
19881307
19871459
19861438
19851653
19841532
19832272
19821658
19811875
19802550
19792710
19782772
19771947
19762262
19752943
19742097
19732810
19722448
19712501
19701972
19672510
19662436
19652201
19562240

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Nebraska192
New Mexico273
North Carolina286
Texas309
Iowa351
Kansas351
Oklahoma354
California383
Wisconsin384
Tennessee408
Kentucky409
Illinois413
Arizona424
New York424
Colorado455
Florida457
Oregon486
Nevada497
New Jersey511
Connecticut527
Pennsylvania542
Ohio577
Maryland601
Alabama651
Virginia654
Michigan656
Georgia663
Louisiana711
Massachusetts720
Washington721
Indiana825
South Carolina830
Missouri870
Minnesota967

Even more about Joselyn


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 Joselyn 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 Joselyn?

3 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
2007
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Joselyn
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,198
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1956
2012 births +643

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