Josiah meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Josiah No. of characters: 6 Gender: BoyOrigin: Hebrew
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Meanings: YAHWEH Supports Jehovah has Healed Fire of the Lord The Lord Supports

Josiah was ranked 54 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 5.26% from its previous ranking of 57 in 2015. Josiah was ranked 943 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 0.84% from its previous ranking of 951 in 2015.

Full form of Josiah : Joyful Outspoken Sympathetic Intuitive Authoritative Humble

Josiah is a rare first name for a boy in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 275 in 2015. Only 2106 people have Josiah as their first name. Josiah is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Josiah was a widely used first name for boy but is an uncommmon first name for a boy which is a rare boy name since 2016 and ranked 54 (0.176305% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 93770 people wear Josiah as their first name. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Josiah showcases in the charts. 0.025942% of US citizens have this given name.

Complete history of Josiah
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1982399368
1983375405
1984359470
1985350497
1986346489
1987359501
1988347544
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Expression number of Josiah is 8.

Josiah has the potential to attain power and authority in their life. Josiah are skilled and efficient who enjoys rivalries and Josiah does not back away from working hard to achieve what they have resolved in their mind

Names that rhyme with Josiah Famous people named Josiah
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Josiah Henry in Reefer as Actor
Josiah Trager in Welcome to the Dollhouse as Actor
Josiah Early in Kite Strings as Actor
Josiah David Warren in The Prophet's Son as Actor
Josiah Bania in The Inside Job as Actor
Josiah D. Lee in Team America: World Police as Actor
Josiah Blount in The Gambler as Actor
Josiah Duggar in 16 Children and Moving In as
Josiah Black in Lotus Eaters as Actor
Names like Josiah Josiah Namesakes Related Names: Jos Josa Josabet Josabeth Josael Josafat Josai Josaia Josaiah Josaih Josalin Josalina Josalind Josaline Josalyn Josalyne Josalynn Josan Josann Josanna Comments :Erma Tant Josiah is a male first name Hebrew origin meaning "God support". The name is derived from the Hebrew יֹאשִׁיָהוּ ( Yoshiyahu ), which means " YHWH supports", "YHWH says" ; others report it as meaning "YHWH can cure", while others "fire of the Lord". Is brought, in the ' Old Testament, from Josiah, a king of Judah who implemented various religious reforms, and perished in battle at Megiddo. Variants of the name are Josias, Ιωσιας ( Iosias ), Josiah, Josia, Iosias, Jozjasz. People named Josiah are Josiah Child (1630-1699) - English merchant, economist and mercantilist, Josiah Latimer Clark (1822-1898) - English engineer, Josiah Willard Gibbs (1839-1903) - American physicist. Popularity of Josiah
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