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


Josuah is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Josuah?

Josuah is a rare variant of the biblical name Joshua and derived from the Hebrew name Yehoshua, also Jehoschua or Yĕhōšúa (יְהוֹשֻׁעַ). By the way, the name Jesus is of the same root.

What does the name Josuah mean?

Josuah means “He saves” or “Yahweh/God is salvation” (from “yeho/יְהוֹ” = referring to the Hebrew God + “yasha’/יָשַׁע’” = to save/deliver/rescue or “shua’/שׁוּעַ” = a cry for help).

Pronunciation of Josuah

Variants of the name Josuah

Josua Jozua

Popularity of the name Josuah

The name Josuah is ranked #2247 overall.

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