Joshua meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Joshua No. of characters: 6 Gender: BoyOrigin: English Biblical Hebrew
How do you say Joshua jo-shua What does my name mean? Meanings: Jehovah Saves The Lord is Salvation Yahweh Funny Friendship Love English form of Joshua (meaning: God helps).

Joshua was ranked 33 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 32.00% from its previous ranking of 25 in 2014. Joshua was ranked 953 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.06% from its previous ranking of 943 in 2014. Variant of Joshua. Comes from the Hebrew "Yeshua", means: "God saves" If Day on 1 September.. Strong and warm character,Joshualike to be surrounded by many friends. Workers, assets,Joshuaare good at "smartness". Nothing stops them. Joshua have a sense of trade and still derive business. Their morality is elastic enough to suit their interests. Better to stay on guard, because their charm and finesse can play tricks on smarter.

Full form of Joshua : Judicious Obliging Self-Disciplined Hard working Understanding Adept

Joshua is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Whales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 13 in 2014. Around 122192 people wear Joshua as their first name. Joshua is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Joshua is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1959 and ranked 33 (0.245332% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 1189607 people wear Joshua as their first name. Joshua is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1890 and ranked 33 (0.245332% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 1189607 people have Joshua as their first name. Joshua is not a native United States and Joshua may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.332774% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Joshua
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History of Joshua

Following Moses, Joshua leads the Jewish people in the conquest of the Promised Land. He commands the taking of Jericho, establishes the twelve tribes of Israel into Canaan to the twelfth century before the coming of Jesus Christ.

Expression number of Joshua is 2.

Joshua are diplomatic, sensitive and kind. Joshua act as peacemaker and their intent is to make a balance among things. Joshua likes to make friends and follow their intuition.

Names that rhyme with Joshua Famous people named Joshua
Joshua Eber in Palindromes as Actor
Joshua Durham in Shadowboxing as Producer
Joshua Patterson in Children of the Corn: The Gathering as Actor
Joshua Wexler in Mortal Kombat: Annihilation as Producer
Joshua Kaye in The Naked Brothers Band: The Movie as Actor
Joshua Denhardt in Sealing Your Fate as Actor
Joshua Kean in Emerald of the East as Actor
Joshua Murdoch in Gettin' In as Actor
Joshua Saba in Home Run Showdown as Actor
Joshua Gallander in Cash Dome as
Names like Joshua Joshua Namesakes Related Names: JosJosaJosabetJosabethJosaelJosafatJosaiJosaiaJosaiahJosaihJosalinJosalinaJosalindJosalineJosalynJosalyneJosalynnJosanJosannJosannaComments :Joshua is a name of Hebrew origin, meaning "Savior" or "saves". The French transcript is Josué or Jésus. The xv th century, the English Protestants were called Joshua. Joshua is the English form of the Biblical name Joshua. Joshua or Yehoshua (in Hebrew : יְהוֹשֻׁעַ ) is the name of the successor of Moses , meaning Yahweh saves or Lord of salvation. Joshua is a leading prophet Bible , whose life is told in the Book of Joshua. He was chosen by Moses to succeed him as leader of the Israelites during the conquest of Canaan ; Joshua conquered most of the territory of the promised land and distributed it among the twelve tribes of Israel. This occurred possibly to 1230-1210 BC is revered by Judaism, Christianity and Islam. - Dena Yeaton Popularity of Joshua
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Other variants of Joshua :Yeshua Essa Isa Issa Yushua Josu Iesous Yehoshua Iesus Iosue Jozua Josué Xesús Iokua Józsua Giosuè Jesús Jesus İsa  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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