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Name Josh

Meaning:Yahweh is salvationTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Is short form of:Joshua
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Joah, Joash, Jose, José, Josi, Jost     Details
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About Joshua/Jesusa, the group of names with the same origin as Josh

Meaning/translation:Yahweh is salvation
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, male:in the Old Testament Joshua is the successor to Moses as the leader of the Israelites
 in the New Testament Jesus is a variant of this name
Words:yahweh = (the name of God) (name of the one God according to the Old Testament)  Hebrew
 yasha = to help, to deliver (in the sense of to save)  Hebrew
Topics:New Testament, Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:1:Joshua Australia/NSW 2003,  5:Jesús Mexico 2005,  28:Josh Scotland 2002,  38:Josué Mexico 2010,  44:Josue Mexico 2013,  66:Jesus USA 2002,  317:Josua Switzerland 1997,  373:Issa France 2002
Somehow related to:Giosch
Old/original forms:Iesous Greek, Jehoschua Hebrew, Jeschua Aramaic
Name variants:Gesua, Jesusa, Gesù, Giosuè, Issa, Jesus, Jesús, Joschua, Josh, Joshua, Josua, Josue, Josué, Yoshua   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
England+WalesGraph2004 99,  2003 94,  2002 86,  2001 90,  1999 100,  1998 85
England+Wales decadesGraph2004 99,  1994 81
IrelandGraph2015 93,  2014 84,  2013 90,  2012 78,  2011 77,  2010 68,  2009 66,  2008 76,  2007 63,  2006 67,  2005 56,  2004 58,  2003 562002 62,  2001 81,  2000 89
ScotlandGraph2015 78,  2014 68,  2013 57,  2012 57,  2011 60,  2010 51,  2009 49,  2008 37,  2007 35,  2006 39,  2005 34,  2004 30,  2003 29,  2002 282001 43,  2000 49,  1999 53,  1998 59
USA decades 1990-1999 877
USA yearlyGraph2009 969,  2008 817,  2007 724,  2006 717,  2005 751,  2004 6622003 697,  2002 675,  2001 713,  2000 820,  1999 789,  1998 871,  1997 783,  1996 845,  1995 793,  1994 813,  1993 775
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