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


Yoshua is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Yoshua

Yoshua is a form of the name Joshua, which 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 Yoshua?

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

Pronunciation of Yoshua

Variants of the name Yoshua

Joschua Joshua Yoschua

Popularity of the name Yoshua

The name Yoshua is ranked #584 overall.

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