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Joss - Meaning of Joss

What does Joss mean?

[ 1 syll. jos(s), jo-ss ] The baby girl name Joss is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced as JHAOS †. Joss' language of origin is Old French and it is predominantly used in English. Joss is a contracted form of the English and German Jocelyn.

See also the related category french.

Joss is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly related to Joss, Jocelyn was the most frequently used.

Baby names that sound like Joss include Jack (English), Jae (English and Korean), Jah, Jay (English and Indian), Jaye (English), Jes, Jessa (English), Jessah (English), Jessé, Jessie (English, Scottish, German, and Hebrew), Jessy (English, Scottish, and German), Jeyz, Jez (English), Jezz, Jie, Jo (English and German), Joe (English), Joh, Joi (English), and Joice (English).

† Pronunciation for Joss: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"


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