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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Joycelyn

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Alt. Meaning

J is for joy, that you always bring.

O is for outgoing, so sociable are you

Y is for yippee, and the things that inspire you to yell it

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

L is for luster, your shine.

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

Notable Persons Named Joycelyn

Joycelyn Elders is an office holder. Her military service ended in 1956. Joycelyn was born on August 13th, 1933 in Schaal, Arkansas.

Popularity:

How popular is the baby name Joycelyn in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 7 7 0
1918 11 11 0
1919 8 8 0
1920 12 12 0
1921 14 14 0
1922 17 17 0
1923 19 19 0
1924 25 25 0
1925 33 33 0
1926 42 42 0
1927 56 56 0
1928 52 52 0
1929 56 56 0
1930 68 68 0
1931 79 79 0
1932 59 59 0
1933 76 76 0
1934 71 71 0
1935 91 91 0
1936 78 78 0
1937 84 84 0
1938 75 75 0
1939 68 68 0
1940 67 67 0
1941 86 86 0
1942 78 78 0
1943 66 66 0
1944 50 50 0
1945 69 69 0
1946 77 77 0
1947 81 81 0
1948 79 79 0
1949 83 83 0
1950 89 89 0
1951 99 99 0
1952 105 105 0
1953 108 108 0
1954 108 108 0
1955 156 156 0
1956 148 148 0
1957 126 126 0
1958 92 92 0
1959 98 98 0
1960 79 79 0
1961 106 106 0
1962 92 92 0
1963 73 73 0
1964 89 89 0
1965 100 100 0
1966 91 91 0
1967 76 76 0
1968 97 97 0
1969 92 92 0
1970 74 74 0
1971 73 73 0
1972 57 57 0
1973 39 39 0
1974 51 51 0
1975 58 58 0
1976 58 58 0
1977 59 59 0
1978 54 54 0
1979 52 52 0
1980 58 58 0
1981 53 53 0
1982 58 58 0
1983 69 69 0
1984 79 79 0
1985 61 61 0
1986 62 62 0
1987 52 52 0
1988 42 42 0
1989 80 80 0
1990 56 56 0
1991 83 83 0
1992 75 75 0
1993 81 81 0
1994 74 74 0
1995 74 74 0
1996 56 56 0
1997 62 62 0
1998 52 52 0
1999 51 51 0
2000 57 57 0
2001 41 41 0
2002 48 48 0
2003 46 46 0
2004 42 42 0
2005 52 52 0
2006 76 76 0
2007 49 49 0
2008 46 46 0
2009 34 34 0
2010 34 34 0
2011 27 27 0
2012 35 35 0
2013 31 31 0
2014 27 27 0
2015 16 16 0
2016 26 26 0
2017 36 36 0

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Popularity of Joycelyn as a first name

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Common last names for Joycelyn

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Williams

Fun Facts about the name Joycelyn

  • How Popular is the name Joycelyn? Joycelyn is the 3,244th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Joycelyn have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,437 babies born with the first name Joycelyn in the United States. That's more than enough people named Joycelyn to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Joycelyn? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Joycelyn first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Joycelyn is Monday, September 22nd, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Joycelyn born? The highest recorded use of the first name Joycelyn was in 1955 with a total of 156 babies.
  • Random Joycelyn Factoid: According to the 1956 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Joycelyn is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 36 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1956.
  • Weird things about the name Joycelyn: Your name in reverse order is Nylecyoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Jyoyncel. How do you pronounce that?

What Joycelyns Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Joycelyn born Feb 15, 1997

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1675. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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