Gender: Male
Total Babies With Name: 2,410,248
Highest Rank: 5
Number of Years at Highest Rank: 3
Years at Highest Rank: 1915, 1916, 1917

Held by Biblical figures as well as historic icons, Joseph peaked in the mid-1910s, when it ranked No. 5. A very common Hebrew baby name meaning “(God) shall add (another son),” Joseph has become increasingly uncommon and ranked No. 20 in 2014 in the U.S.

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