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Origin and popularity of first name Josephine

Origin of first name

Josephine
(Heb.) The feminine of Joseph, which signifies increase, addition. (Source : Geneanet)
Gender: Female
Name day: October 23 (Saint Josephine)

Popularity of the first name Josephine

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Geographical distribution of the first name Josephine

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