Yousef

Yousef - A very unique male name



  Jul 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Yousef appeared on the charts for the first time in 1980 on position #2497. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Yousef and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Yousef? 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 Yousef. The baby boy name Yousef was given to 187 baby boys in 2012, ranking #879 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 8,776 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Yousef peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 879.



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Yousef is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Yousef is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #344 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,371.

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 Yousef is where you live.


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Yousef origin and meaning

Yousef is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Yousef, pop culture references for the name Yousef and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Yousef

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

Yosef / Yusuf / Yaakov / Yakov / Yusef / Youssef / Yousuf / Yousif / Yoseph / Youssouf /

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
2012879
2011978
2010934
2009977
20081018
20071111
20061241
20051013
2004996
20031147
2002970
20011037
2000974
19991134
19981005
19971339
19961253
19951581
19941276
19931560
19922316
19911964
19901570
19891750
19881454
19871543
19862099
19852711
19842241
19831611
19811506
19802497

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey344
Michigan445
Illinois558
New York611
Virginia628
Massachusetts635
Ohio666
California721
Florida1006
Pennsylvania1013
Texas1179
Georgia1371

Even more about Yousef


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 Yousef 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Yousef?

2 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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Yousef
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 8,776
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1980
2012 births +187

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