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Meanings

Biblical Names Meaning:

In Biblical Names the meaning of the name Joseph is: Increase; addition.

Hebrew Baby Names Meaning:

In Hebrew Baby Names 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.

American Baby Names Meaning:

In American Baby Names the meaning of the name Joseph is: Increase; addition.

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