Name: Josephus

Origin and Meaning of the Name Josephus

  • Meaning:
    He will enlarge
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    (YO seh fus)
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    Latinate form of Joseph. Flavius Josephus was a Roman historian of Jewish ancestory in the first century A.D.

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