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pinWhat does Moshe mean?

Moshe /mo-she/ as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and Moshe means "savior". Moshe is a Hebrew form of Moses (Hebrew).


Moshe has 1 variant: Mioshe.

Moshe has 12 more alternative forms via Moses: Mioshye, Mo, Moe, Moise, Moises, Mose, Mosheh, Mosiah, Mosie, Moss, Moyses and Mozes.

Kreatif forms: Mashe, Moche, Monshe. [more]

pinHow 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 Baby Names, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Moshe name in U.S.

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

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). Other forms, like Moise, are uncommon. These forms of Moshe were favored as birth names 134 years ago (usage of 0.33%) and are almost as common today (usage 0.3%, 8.7%), but with forms such as Mose falling out of fashion. Moses has generally been popular among parents, though Moises is now ranked higher.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Moshe, Moe, Moises, Mose, Moses in U.S.

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

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Moshe is alike in pronunciation to Miche. Other recommended similar baby names are Ashe, Asshe, Mathe, Misha, Monte, Moore, More, Morse, Mosaed, Roche and Rothe. These names tend to be less frequently used than Moshe.