What does Mosiah mean?
Associated with: savior (defender).
Mosiah has 1 variant: Mosie.Creative forms:
(male) Misiah, Mosia, ..
(female) Mosha, Mosimar, .. Middle name pairings:
Mosiah Valentin (M.V.), ..
How popular is Mosiah?
Mosiah is a rare given name for males. Mosiah is a rare last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular varying forms of Mosiah (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Moses (#471 a year ago), Moshe (#552), Moss and Mose. Usage of these relations of Mosiah was common among parents 135 years ago (median #1090) and is now significantly diminished (#1255, down 55.3%). Moses has generally been the top pick of parents, although Moshe seems to be gaining favor too, while forms such as Mose have lost favor. Displayed below is an analysis of the ranking of the boy name Mosiah and affiliated names. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Abiah, Aviah, Azriah, Isaiah▲, Isiah▼, Issiah, Izaiah▲, Iziah, Jediah, Jeriah, Jesiah, Jonah▲, Joshuah, Josia, Josiah▲, Josias, Joziah▲, Manoah, Matias▲, Meshach, Micah▲, Midian, Misha, Mishal, Moab, Mochan, Mohican, Montae, Montay, Moray, Morgan▼, Mori, Morice, Moricz, Moriel, Morino, Morio, Moris, Moritz, Moriz, Mosaed, Mostyn, Mycah, Noah▲, Tobiah, Toviah, Tovyah, Ukiah, Uriah▲, Uziah, Uzziah and Zariah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mosiah.See names in meaning and etymology.