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Meaning and Name Origin

Josia \j(o)-sia\ as a boys' name has the meaning "Jehovah helps". Josia is a variation of Josiah (Hebrew). A scarce birth name.


Josia has 2 related variations via Josiah: Josias and Joziah.


Josia is an unusual given name for men. Josia is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Josia and associated names. Josiah (#64 in 2014) and Joziah (#835) are the prominent alternative forms of Josia (#unlisted). These boy names are at the peak of their popularity presently. Josiah (#64) is the most trendy birth name here, with this name going through a rebound in popularity. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Josiah, Joziah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Josia and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Josia is alike in pronunciation to Josua. Other suggested similar baby names are Jasha, Jesiah, Jose, Josh, Joshua, Josif, Josip, Joss, Josue and Jozua. These names tend to be more commonly used than Josia.