What does Moshe mean?
Moshe /mo-she/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and Moshe means "savior". Moshe is an alternate form of Moses (Hebrew). Mosch is a conventional last name.
Moshe▲ has 1 variant: Mioshe.more]
How popular is Moshe?
Moshe is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#1005 out of 1220, Top 82%) and an even more prominent last name for both adults and children (#67936 out of 150436, Top 45%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Moshe for boys. Moshe was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #522 in the U.S. in 2013, and is presently at #557. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Moshe and related names. Moises (#460 the previous year), Moses (#487), Mose and Moe are the popular alternative forms of Moshe (#557 the previous year). Forms like Moise are uncommon. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.3276%) and are almost as popular today (usage 0.2992%, ▼8.7%), but with the forms Mose and Moses becoming less fashionable. Moshe (#557) and Moises (#460) are two of the more fashionable birth names among these. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)