Name Josua Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Josua


Josua is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Josua

Josua is a biblical name and derived from the Hebrew name Yehoshu’a (יְהוֹשֻׁעַ). 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).

What is the meaning of the name Josua?

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

Pronunciation of Josua

Variants of the name Josua


Popularity of the name Josua

The name Josua is ranked #2242 overall.

Josua in the Top 50 Names

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