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Josh's name and meaning

Josh in cursive


Meaning of Josh's name

The name meaning of Josh is derived from the name Joshua.

The eponymous words from the Hebrew are jahwe (God) and jascha (save, help, heal).

Linguistic origin of Josh


The internationality of the name Josh

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The name Josh in sign language

Common Name Josh

The name Josh has never been in the top 10 most common German names in Germany.

- Number of top 10 placements for the name Josh from 1995 - 2012: 0

- Was Josh among the most frequent names from 1958-2000: No.

- Was Josh one of the most frequent names from 1900-1930: No.

The current probability that there will be at least 2 children with the name Josh in a 30-person class, kindergarten group, etc. is well below: 0.3%

The name Josh goes back to

The name Joshua. The name is of Hebrew origin and is also found in the Bible. In the Old Testament, Joshua is the leader of the Israelites in the footsteps of Moses. Joshua is also used in the New Testament as a variant of the name Jesus.

The name day for the name Josh is on

January 1st

Famous People Named Josh:

Joshua Radnor: plays Ted Mosby in the TV series "How I Met Your Mother" since 2005. American actor. Year of birth: 1974.

More interesting facts about the name Josh

Names that are linguistically derived from the same basic form

Jeschua (Hebrew), Josua, Josh (Engl.), Jesus (Greek), Joschka, Jozua (Dutch), Yuşa (Turkish), Josva (Danish), Jószua (Hungarian), Iokua (Hawaiian), Giosuè (Ital.) , Jošua (Croatian), Joosua (Finnish)

The following names have name days on the same day

Maria, Wilhelm, Wilke, Vilmos, Vassilios, Vasiliki, Vasili, Sakura, Rigantona, Rieka, Polly, Myra, Mylene, Myl? Ne, My, Mieke, Mie, Mia, Meira, Mayra, Mascha, Maryse, Marlena, Marla, Mar? A José, Marje, Marita, Marissa, Marisela, Mariola, Marilen, Marike, Marika, Marija, Marietheres, Marielle, Mariele, Mariela, Mariel, Marieke, Marie, Marica, Maribel, Marianthi, Marianna, Mariana, Mari, Mareile , Mareike, Marei, Mare, Maray, Maraike, Manolo, Manel, Malia, Maja, Maira, Maila, Maike, Maika, Maie, Lisa-Marie, Lisamarie, Liam, Leila, Joshua, Jordyn, Jessika, Immanuel, Guillermo, Guilherme , Fruzsina, Euphrosine, Dejan, Deana, Barbra, Armen, Annemieke,

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Names that sound similar

Anoosh, Ashutosh, Brosh, Emosh, Enosh, Kaloosh, MacIntosh, Nosh, Oscosh, Soroosh, Josh

The following double names are suitable

Braden Joshua, Cale Joshua, Joshua Maximilien, Joshua Samuel, Marc Joshua, Mirco Joshua

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