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What does Joshuah mean?

Joshuah /jo-shuah/ as a name for boys. Joshuah's root is Hebrew, and Joshuah means "Jehovah is salvation". Joshuah is an alternate spelling of Joshua (Hebrew): short version of Jehoshua.


Joshuah has 6 relations via Joshua: Jehoshua, Josh, Josua, Josue, Joushua and Jozua.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Jashuah, Jonshuah, ..

(female) Jolah, Jousha, ..

How popular is Joshuah?

Joshuah is an uncommon given name for males. Joshuah is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Presented below is the baby name history of Joshuah for boys. Joshuah was first listed in 1980-1989 and reached its apex position of #1076 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joshuah name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Joshuah outside U.S.

Josh (#1148 last year), Joshua (#25), Josua and Josue (#269) are the prominent related forms of Joshuah rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Jehoshua, are uncommon. These relations of Joshuah were favored by parents 34 years ago (median #764) and are now significantly less widespread (#1088, 70.6%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Joshuah, Josh, Joshua, Josua, Josue in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Josh, Joshua outside U.S.

Similar Names


Joshuah is pronounced similarly to Jasha. Other recommended names are Jesiah, Johan, Johar, Jonah, Joseph, Josia, Josiah, Josias, Josquin, Jotham, Joziah and Mosiah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Joshuah.