Yusuf

Yusuf - A very unique male name



  Dec 10,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Yusuf appeared on the charts for the first time in 1970 on position #1966. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Yusuf and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Yusuf? 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 Yusuf. The baby boy name Yusuf was given to 346 baby boys in 2012, ranking #620 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 4,743 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Yusuf peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 620.



Famous with this name

Yusuf a?atay
Osman Yusuf
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Yusuf is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Yusuf is currently topping the baby name charts in Minnesota at position #252 - and is the least popular in Washington at position #1,048.

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 Yusuf is where you live.


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Yusuf origin and meaning

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

Similar to Yusuf

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

Yosef / Yaakov / Yousef / 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
2012620
2011711
2010694
2009741
2008772
2007765
2006878
2005914
2004918
2003950
2002990
2001879
20001072
19991224
19981295
19971753
19961124
19951234
19941542
19931441
19921905
19911497
19901831
19891371
19881455
19871958
19861734
19851250
19841170
19831333
19821616
19811718
19801233
19791197
1978998
19771134
19761645
19751035
19741286
19731318
19721766
19701966

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Minnesota252
Massachusetts318
New Jersey330
New York371
Virginia373
Michigan422
Ohio472
Maryland486
Texas618
Georgia639
Illinois645
California654
Florida726
Wisconsin736
Pennsylvania782
North Carolina784
Colorado785
Missouri823
Tennessee864
Washington1048

Even more about Yusuf


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 Yusuf 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 Yusuf?

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 Yusuf
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 4,743
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1970
2012 births +346

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