Jocelyn

Originated from the Germanic tribe, the Gauts, which led to its use as a boy's given name and an English surname. It was possibly lnked with Joyce when parent's first began using it for girls during the early 20th century. The name's current popularity may be attributed to its fashionable "y" in the suffix. , Medieval male name adopted as a feminine name.

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Girls: Ranked #92 in 2012
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