Gender: Male
Origin: Hebrew
Meaning: God Is My Salvation
The name Joshua means God Is My Salvation and is of Hebrew origin. Joshua is a name that's been used primarily by parents who are considering baby names for boys.

In the Bible, Joshua was chosen by God to be the leader of the 12 tribes.

Famous Joshuas include Josh Groban, singer/actor. Josh Hutcherson, actor. Josh Brolin, actor. Josh Duhamel, actor. Josh Hartnett, actor. Josh Holloway, actor. Josh Turner, singer.

Variations include: Joshuah

People who like the name Joshua also like the names: Jacob, Benjamin, Caleb, Elijah, Ethan, Isaac, Liam, Charlotte, Elizabeth, Abigail, Chloe, Lily, Emma, Amelia

Stats for the Name Joshua

checkmark Joshua is currently #72 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Joshua is currently #48 in U.S. births