What does Josia mean?
Associated with: helps (counsel).
(male) Jesia, Jusia, ..
(female) Josa, Josiana, ..
How popular is Josia?
Josia is an unusual given name for men. Josia is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Josia and associated names. Josiah (#57 in recent rankings), Josias (#1235) and Joziah (#753) are the prominent alternative forms of Josia (not ranked). These forms of Josia were at the peak of their popularity in 2015 (usage of 0.4%). Josiah and Joziah are two of the more trendy birth names here. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Josia is alike in pronunciation to Josua. Other suggested similar names are Hoseia, Isia, Jasha, Jasin, Jesiah, Jodi, Jodie, Jona, Jori, Jorian, Jorie, Jorim, Joris, Jose, Josef, Josep, Josh▼, Joshua▼, Josif, Josip, Joslin, Joss, Josue, Jovi, Jovin, Jozua and Tobia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Josia.See names in meaning and etymology.