Yusef

Yusef - A very unique male name



  Jul 16,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Yusef appeared on the charts for the first time in 1964 on position #1567. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Yusef and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Yusef? 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 Yusef. The baby boy name Yusef was given to 37 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1822 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 44,353 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Yusef peaked in popularity 47 years ago in 1972 on position 962.



Famous with this name

Anatol Yusef
Yusef Bulos
Yusef Edmonds


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Yusef is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Yusef is currently topping the baby name charts in Michigan at position #1,007 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,215.

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 Yusef is where you live.


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Yusef origin and meaning

Yusef is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Yusef, pop culture references for the name Yusef and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Yusef

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

Yosef / Yusuf / Yaakov / Yousef / Yakov / 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
20121822
20111826
20101732
20091733
20081704
20071588
20061643
20052129
20042059
20032725
20021654
20011788
20002341
19991929
19981924
19971609
19961561
19951558
19941378
19931581
19922076
19911680
19901449
19891541
19881621
19872908
19862842
19851575
19841805
19832614
19821537
19811595
19801592
19791434
19781710
19771069
19761186
19751066
19741285
19731200
1972962
19711363
19701044
19691381
19671535
19661502
19641567

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Michigan1007
Pennsylvania1015
North Carolina1243
Florida1569
New York1776
California2215

Even more about Yusef


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 Yusef 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 Yusef?

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
1972
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Yusef
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 44,353
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1964
2012 births +37

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