José

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See also: Jose and jose

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

José

  1. A male given name from Spanish, variant of Jose

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

An old French vernacular form of Joseph.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʒo.ze/
  • (file)

Proper noun[edit]

José m

  1. a male given name

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese Josef, from Latin Iōsephus, from Ancient Greek Ἰωσήφ (Iōsḗph), from Hebrew יוסף‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

José m

  1. a male given name from Hebrew, equivalent to English Joseph
  2. (biblical) Joseph (favourite son of Jacob)
  3. (biblical) Joseph (husband of Virgin Mary)

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Presumably borrowed from French José, from Latin Iōsēphus, from Ancient Greek Ἰωσήφ (Iōsḗph), from Hebrew יוסף‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

José m

  1. a male given name from Latin [in turn from Ancient Greek, in turn from Hebrew], equivalent to English Joseph
  2. (biblical) Joseph, son of Jacob (Israel)
  3. (biblical) Joseph, father of Jesus
  4. the letter J in the Spanish spelling alphabet

Quotations[edit]

  • 1602, Casiodoro de Reina, La Santa Biblia, rev., Génesis 37:3
  • : Y amaba Israel á José más que á todos sus hijos, porque le había tenido en su vejez: y le hizo una ropa de diversos colores.
  • 1602, Casiodoro de Reina, La Santa Biblia, rev., Mateo 1:18
  • : Y el nacimiento de Jesucristo fué así: Que siendo María su madre desposada con José, antes que se juntasen, se halló haber concebido del Espíritu Santo.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Cebuano: Jose
  • English: Jose
  • Tagalog: Jose

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