Joselyn: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Joselyn

A spelling variation of the name Jocelyn, which was used to signify someone belonging to a Germanic tribe called the Gauts (sometimes referred to as the Goths). Does the Goth connection means your Joselyn will mope around wearing all black as a teen? Not really. The odds are there no matter what her name is.

Nicknames:

Jos, Josie, Lyn.

Famous people named Joselyn:

Actress Joselyn Dumas; reality TV personality Joselyn Barber; singer Joselyn Rivera.

Fun fact:

This name has also been said to derive from the Middle English word "joise," meaning "to rejoice."

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