Joslyn: baby girl name meaning and popularity

Joslyn

A spelling variation of the name Jocelyn, which comes from an Old Germanic tribe called the Gauts, or Goths. So stockpile that black eyeliner in case your little Joslyn wants to remain true to her "goth" roots during her teen years.

Nicknames:

Jos, Lyn.

Famous people named Joslyn:

Olympic sprinter Joslyn Hoyte-Smith; WNBA player Joslyn Tinkle; model Joslyn Pennywell; drag queen Joslyn Fox.

Fun fact:

The Joslyn Rifle was a series of rifles manufactured in the mid-19th century, named for its designer, Benjamin Franklin Joslyn.

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