Biblical Names Meaning:
The name Joseph is a Biblical Names baby name. In Biblical Names the meaning of the name Joseph is: Increase; addition.
Hebrew Baby Names Meaning:
The name Joseph is a Hebrew Baby Names baby name. 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:
The name Joseph is an American Baby Names baby name. In American Baby Names the meaning of the name Joseph is: Increase; addition.
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.
SoulUrge Number: 11
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.