Joshua

♂ Name Joshua – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Joshua

Joshua is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Joshua

Joshua is an English variant of the Hebrew name Yehoshu’a / יְהוֹשֻׁעַ. It is a biblical name, Joshua was a companion of Moses. By the way, the name Jesus derived from that name. Jesus is an English form of the Latin name Iesus, which derived from the Greek name Iesous / Ἰησοῦς, which itself is a variant of the Hebrew name Yehoshu’a / יְהוֹשֻׁעַ.

Meaning of Joshua

Joshua means “Yahweh is salvation” (from “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “yasha’/יָשַׁע’” = to save).

Pronunciation of Joshua

Alternate spelling of Joshua

Joschua Yoschua Yoshua

Joshua in the categories

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Name Statistic: Joshua is ranked #158 overall ↓ -10

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 268 ↓ -19
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 224 ↓ -14
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 396 ↓ -21
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 466 ↑ 5
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 282 ↓ -3
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 104 ↓ -2
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 352 ↑ 21
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 349 ↓ -6
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1213 ↑↑ 106
  • 🇫🇷 France: 384 ↑ 8
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 109 ↓ -7
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 142 ↑ 13
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8509 ↑↑ 245
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 159 ↑ 9
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 897 ↑ 53
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 342 ↑ 22
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 2948 ↑ 65
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 437 ↑ 27
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 273 ↓ -10

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