Jose

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See also: José and jose

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish/Portuguese José from Hebrew; see Joseph.

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Jose

  1. A male given name, an anglicized spelling of Spanish and Portuguese José, equivalent of English Joseph
  2. A surname derived from the given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Common in Kerala, southwestern India, an area of Portuguese and Christian influence.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish José, from Latin Iōsēphus, from Ancient Greek Ἰωσήφ (Iōsḗph), from Hebrew יוסף.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: jo‧se

Proper noun[edit]

Jose

  1. a male given name
  2. (biblical) Joseph, son of Jacob
  3. (biblical) Joseph, father of Jesus

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish José.

Proper noun[edit]

Jose

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Joseph