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The name Joseph is a baby boy name.
The name Joseph is a Biblical baby name. In Biblical the meaning of the name Joseph is: Increase; addition.
The name Joseph is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Joseph is: Increase; addition.
The name Joseph is a Hebrew baby name. In Hebrew the meaning of the name Joseph is: May Jehovah add/give increase. St Joseph of Arimathea undertook the burial of Jesus (in Holy Grail lore). In the bible Joseph was sold by his brothers into slavery and later rose to become a supreme power in Egypt. Also Jesus' legal father.
People with this name have a deep inner desire to inspire others in a higher cause, and to share their own strongly held views on spiritual matters.Expression Number: 1
People with this name tend to initiate events, to be leaders rather than followers, with powerful personalities. They tend to be focused on specific goals, experience a wealth of creative new ideas, and have the ability to implement these ideas with efficiency and determination. They tend to be courageous and sometimes aggressive. As unique, creative individuals, they tend to resent authority, and are sometimes stubborn, proud, and impatient.
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