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pinWhat does Mosiah mean?

Mosiah /mosi-ah/ as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Mosiah is "savior". Mosiah is a variant form of Moses (Hebrew) with the suffix -iah.


pinVariations

Mosiah has 1 variant: Mosie.

Mosiah has 5 more alternative forms via Moses: Moise, Mose, Moshe, Mosheh and Moss.

Kreatif forms: Mesiah, Misiah, Monsiah. [more]

pinHow 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)

Popular varying forms of Mosiah (outside Top 1000) rated in the Top 1000 are Moses (#487 a year ago), Moshe (#557) and Mose. Adoption of these relations of Mosiah was common among parents during the years 1880-1889 (median #454) and is somewhat less today (#681, down 41.6%). Moses has generally been the top pick of parents, although Moshe seems to be gaining favor too, while Mose and Moses have lost favor. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Mosiah and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

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

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


pinSimilar Names

A suggested similar baby name is Josiah. This name tends to be more frequently used than Mosiah.

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