Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search


Alternative forms[edit]


From Latin Iosephus, from Ancient Greek Ιωσήφ ‎(Iōsḗph), Ιώσηπος ‎(Iṓsēpos), from Hebrew יוֹסֵף ‎(Yosef, (God) shall add).

Proper noun[edit]

Iósaf m ‎(genitive Iósaif)

  1. Joseph, eleventh and favorite son of Jacob, by his wife Rachel.
  2. (Christianity) Joseph, the husband of the Virgin Mary in the New Testament.

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]