See also: José and jose

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish/Portuguese José, from Hebrew. Doublet of Joseph.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Jose

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

Usage notesEdit

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

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CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: jo‧se

Proper nounEdit

Jose

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

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish José.

Proper nounEdit

Jose

  1. A male given name from Spanish, equivalent to English Joseph