What does Jehoshua mean?
Jehoshua [je-hoshua] as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and the name Jehoshua means "Jehovah is salvation". Jehoshua is a version, with the prefix Je-, of Joshua (Hebrew): short version of Jehoshua. See also Jesus.
(male) Jenshua, Johoshua, ..
(female) Jehona, Jehosa, .. Middle name pairings:
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How popular is Jehoshua?
Jehoshua is an uncommonly occurring first name for men. Jehoshua is an equivalently unusual surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Jehoshua (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000 are Jesus (#128 in recent rankings), Joshua (#33), Joshuah, Josua and Yehoshua. Usage of these forms of Jehoshua was at its most widespread in the 1980s (usage of 2.3%) and has become significantly less since (usage 0.7%, down 70.5%), with the form Joshua becoming less trendy. Below is a graphed study of the ranking of Jehoshua and affiliated names. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Jasha, Jehu, Jenshian (see Gentian), Jesous, Jessup, Josh▼, Josia, Josue, Jozua and Nashua. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jehoshua.See names in meaning and etymology.