First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Josha

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  • A user from India says the name Josha is of Indian (Sanskrit) origin and means "Young woman, lady".

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Alt. Meaning

J is for jolly, the fun side!

O is for organized, you always know where things are

S is for sincere, a model of truth.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

A is for assertive, a great leader

Fun Facts about the name Josha

  • How Popular is the name Josha? Josha is the 17,226th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Josha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 454 babies born with the first name Josha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Josha 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 Josha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1971 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Josha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Josha is Saturday, March 3rd, 1894.
  • What year had the most people named Josha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Josha was in 1982 with a total of 27 babies.
  • Random Josha Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Josha is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Josha: Your name in reverse order is Ahsoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sjhoa. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Josha born Nov 25, 1942

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 950. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).