First Name
3k
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since 1880
Last Name
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Joshuah

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Alt. Meaning

J is for joyful, the spirit you spread.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

S is for superb, a great attitude about life.

H is for heavenly, your spirit is strong.

U is for unique, your love of life.

A is for appreciative, of all you have

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

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How popular is the baby name Joshuah in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1969 5 0 5
1971 6 0 6
1972 6 0 6
1973 10 0 10
1974 25 0 25
1975 23 0 23
1976 15 0 15
1977 44 0 44
1978 37 0 37
1979 64 0 64
1980 78 0 78
1981 74 0 74
1982 66 0 66
1983 67 0 67
1984 50 0 50
1985 88 0 88
1986 68 0 68
1987 75 0 75
1988 80 0 80
1989 106 0 106
1990 92 0 92
1991 71 0 71
1992 69 0 69
1993 71 0 71
1994 82 0 82
1995 85 0 85
1996 88 0 88
1997 78 0 78
1998 79 0 79
1999 67 0 67
2000 79 0 79
2001 70 0 70
2002 74 0 74
2003 55 0 55
2004 50 0 50
2005 75 0 75
2006 88 0 88
2007 54 0 54
2008 73 0 73
2009 69 0 69
2010 70 0 70
2011 66 0 66
2012 50 0 50
2013 41 0 41
2014 32 0 32
2015 28 0 28
2016 19 0 19
2017 13 0 13

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Popularity of Joshuah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Joshuah

  • How Popular is the name Joshuah? Joshuah is the 5,487th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Joshuah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,775 babies born with the first name Joshuah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Joshuah to occupy the territory of Svalbard and Jan Mayen (Norway) with an estimated population of 2,495 (as of March 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Joshuah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Joshuah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Joshuah is Wednesday, April 11th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Joshuah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Joshuah was in 1989 with a total of 106 babies.
  • Random Joshuah Factoid: According to the 1990 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Joshuah is not a popular baby boy's name in Michigan. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Michigan have the same name as you in 1990.
  • Weird things about the name Joshuah: Your name in reverse order is Hauhsoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Husoajh. How do you pronounce that?

What Joshuahs Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Joshuah born Jun 8, 1938

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 Ireland approximately on 1825. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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  • 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).
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