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Name Joshua

Meaning:Yahweh is salvationTools:

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About the name Joshua in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Short forms:Josh
US 2017 rank:#39     ... 37:Levi, 38:Christopher, 39:Joshua, 40:Andrew, 41:Lincoln ...     Full US 2017 list
Similarly written:Joschua, Josua, Yoshua, Johna, Joscha, Joschka, Josefa, Josh, Josia, Josina     Details
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About Joshua/Jesusa, the group of names with the same origin as Joshua

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,  3:Jesús Mexico 2016,  9:Josué Peru 2012,  28:Josh Scotland 2002,  44:Josue Mexico 2013,  66:Jesus USA 2002,  90:Issa Paris 2016,  317:Josua Switzerland 1997
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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Australia/NSWGraph2017 26,  2016 19,  2015 15,  2014 17,  2013 15,  2012 9,  2011 9,  2010 4,  2009 5,  2008 4,  2007 3,  2006 2,  2005 4,  2004 2,  2003 1,  2002 1,  2001 1
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2017 54,  2016 38,  2015 52,  2014 24,  2013 30,  2012 28,  2011 21,  2010 15,  2009 13,  2008 8
England+WalesGraph2017 15,  2016 16,  2015 16,  2014 13,  2013 12,  2012 11,  2011 9,  2010 8,  2009 5,  2008 5,  2007 4,  2006 3,  2005 2,  2004 2,  2003 2,  2002 22001 3,  2000 4,  1999 4,  1998 5
France 2002 224
IrelandGraph2017 50,  2016 44,  2015 47,  2014 38,  2013 42,  2012 41,  2011 33,  2010 36,  2009 31,  2008 37,  2007 29,  2006 27,  2005 25,  2004 22,  2003 172002 19,  2001 28,  2000 34,  1999 44,  1998 52
JamaicaGraph2017 3,  2011 3,  2008 2
NetherlandsGraph2017 84,  2016 95,  2015 97,  2014 96,  2013 85,  2012 78,  2011 75,  2010 682009 85,  2008 93
New ZealandGraph2017 20,  2016 28,  2015 26,  2014 29,  2013 17,  2012 15,  2011 22010 6,  2009 4,  2008 5
PhilippinesGraph2015 5,  2014 2,  2013 1,  2012 2,  2009 1,  2006 1,  2005 1,  2004 2,  2003 1
ScotlandGraph2017 31,  2016 27,  2015 30,  2014 30,  2013 34,  2012 32,  2011 34,  2010 28,  2009 27,  2008 21,  2007 23,  2006 22,  2005 212004 25,  2003 22,  2002 23,  2001 30,  2000 35,  1999 41,  1998 46
Switzerland/GermanGraph2017 78,  2016 104,  2015 632014 82,  2013 88
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 31990-1999 4,  1980-1989 4,  1970-1979 24
USA prevalence 1990 38
USA yearlyGraph2017 39,  2016 35,  2015 33,  2014 25,  2013 21,  2012 17,  2011 14,  2010 11,  2009 6,  2008 4,  2007 4,  2006 3,  2005 3,  2004 3,  2003 3,  2002 32001 4,  2000 4,  1999 4,  1998 4,  1997 5,  1996 5,  1995 5,  1994 4,  1993 4
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