Yosiah name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yosiah mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yosiah

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. 2 submissions from Japan agree the name Yosiah means "God is my savior" and is of Hebrew origin.
  2. A submission from Kansas, U.S. says the name Yosiah means "God's foundation" and is of Hebrew origin.
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Fun Facts about the name Yosiah

  • How Popular is the name Yosiah? Yosiah is the 29,567th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yosiah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 175 babies born with the first name Yosiah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yosiah to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yosiah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2004 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Yosiah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yosiah was in 2019 with a total of 24 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Yosiah: The name spelled backwards is Haisoy. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iaysoh. How do you pronounce that?
  • Yosiah name meaning

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