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Girl Name: Joyous

Name: Joyous
Pronunciation: \jo-yous\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: lord
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Joss, Joyse, Joycie
Similar Names: Joya, Jocosa, Joye, Joyann


Joyous \jo-yous\ as a girl's name is a variant of Joyce (Latin), and the meaning of Joyous is "lord".

The baby name Joyous sounds like Joss, Joyse and Joycie. Other similar baby names are Joya, Jocosa, Joye and Joyann.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Joyous.


Joyous is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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