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Name Josua

Meaning:Yahweh is salvationTools:

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Languages of use:German
US 2021 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Joshua, Josia, Joska, Josue, Josué, Cosma, Fosca, Gesua, Gösta, Hosea     Details
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About Joshua/Jesusa, the group of names with the same origin as Josua

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,  71:Issa Paris 2018,  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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Switzerland 1997 317