What does Josue mean?
Josue [jo-sue] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Josue means "Jehovah increases; Jehovah is salvation". Josue is an alternate spelling of Joseph (Hebrew). Biblical: the son of Jacob who. Josue is also a variant of Joshua (Hebrew): short transcription of Jehoshua.
28 relations via Joseph, Joshua: Iosef, Iosep, Iosif, Iosip, Jessup, Jo, Jodi, Jodie, Jody▼, Joey▼, Joop, Joos, Jose, Josef, Josep, Josephe, Josh▼, Joshuah, Josif, Josip, Joss, Josua, Joszef, Joushua, Jozef, Jozua, Yusuf▲ and Yusup.Creative forms:
(male) Jasue, Jesue, ..
(female) Josa, Jote, .. Middle name pairings:
Josue Davis (J.D.), ..
How popular is Josue?
Josue is a somewhat popular first name for males (#767 out of 1220, Top 63%) and an even more popular surname for both adults and children (#46758 out of 150436, Top 31%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Josue entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its apex position of #181 in the U.S. in the year 2007, and is at #271 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Jo, Jodi, Jodie, Jody, Joey (#758 via latest list), Jose (#80), Josef (#1703), Joseph (#21), Josh (#1413), Joshua (#33), Joshuah, Josua and Yusuf (#592) are the prominent varying forms of Josue (#271 via latest list). These relations of Josue were popular with parents 4 decades ago (adoption of 4.36%) and have become much less popular since (adoption 1.5%, down 65.5%), with forms such as Jody becoming less fashionable. Joseph is the continual favorite, though Yusuf has grown popular as well over time.
Josue is alike in pronunciation to Jesse▼, Jessey, Jessie▼, Jessy and Josiah▲. Other suggested similar names are Jase, Jasun, Jesus, Jobe, Joe▼, Jonte, Jorge, Jorie, Jorje, Josia, Jove, Juste and Roque. These names tend to be less frequently used than Josue.See names in meaning and etymology.