In case your name is Joe, well, then you must think of March 27 as your second birthday since it is known to be National Joe Day. Well, even if your name is Joey, Joanna, Josephine, Jodie, or Jo-Jo, this day is for you as well. We might often have a history wherein we would have called people Average Joes, but not on this day. Today is all your day, and you are everything else but an Average Joe. Well, in case your name is Joe, then it’s time for a celebration for the day which is just dedicated to you and even if your name is not Joe, pick your phone up and call up that friend of yours who’s name is Joe and wish him the National Joe Day.
History of the National Joe Day
The history of the National Joe Day is not known much, but we all know that Jo or Joe’s name is an everyday name. Derived from these are these common phrases such as Lucky Joe or Average Joe. Also, it is also referred to as a steaming hot cup of coffee. Around 1940, the phrase Cup of Joe became famous, and ever since then, the phrase was stuck and became popular as the name of the everyday habit of drinking coffee.
The meaning of the name Joseph is that God will increase. It is derived from Yosef’s name, which refers to a Hebrew name that means He will add. According to the Bible, Joseph is known to be an important figure.
Also, in the middle ages, Joseph used to be a widespread name that was used by Christians and Jews, and even today, the name is commonly used and loved in so many different cultures. In fact, Joe was ranked in the top 20 most popular names across the globe every year throughout the 20th century, and it does not seem like it is going to slow down anytime sooner.
How to celebrate National Joe Day
If you plan to celebrate National Joe Day, you can do so by changing your name for just the day and telling everyone about it. Stick to it but choose your name wisely. Any form of the name will do, be it Joe, Joseph, Jo Jo, or Jodie. It can be quite confusing for your family and friends, but you can do it just for fun and for a day!
You can also celebrate the people around you, whose name is Joe, and honor them. Even if the person you know whose name is Joe when translated to another language, celebrate them. Yusuf means Joseph in the Arabic language, as an example. Tell different stories of your friend Joe to people around you.
You can also eat or Joe and treat yourself one! Well, Joe, the coffee! You can celebrate the day by having coffee and share its pictures on your social media. Sloppy Joe is a form of coffee in America which people tend to like and hence, celebrate the day by drinking the type of coffee.