Find out the meaning of boy name JOSIAH. Read more of name’s origin, popularity of the name in the world and popular / famous people named Josiah.

  • Given Name: JOSIAH
  • Gender: boy
  • Length: 6 Characters
  • Origin: Biblical
  • Meaning: God Has Healed

HOW POPULAR IS THE NAME JOSIAH FOR BOY?

NEW BORN BABY NAME IN RANK IN YEAR
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U.S.A – Top 1000 87 96 106 117
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Italy – Top 30 x x x
Netherlands – Top 100 x x - -
Sweden – Top 100 x x x x x
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Victoria (Aus) – Top 100 x x x x
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LIST OF WELLKNOWN PEOPLE WHOSE NAMED JOSIAH:

  • Josiah Bartlett, born 1729: American signer of the Declaration of Independence (died 1795)
  • Josiah Edward Spurr, born 1870: American geologist (died 1950)
  • Josiah Henson, born 1789: American minister and abolitionist (died 1883)
  • Josiah Hornblower, born 1729: American statesman (died 1809)
  • Josiah Leming, born 1989: American singer-songwriter
  • Josiah Stamp, born 1880: 1st Baron Stamp, British civil servant, industrialist, and banker (died 1941)
  • Josiah Willard Gibbs, born 1839: American physicist (died 1903)
  • Josiah Gilbert Holland (1819 – 1881), American Novelist
  • Josiah Wedgwood (1730-1795), industrialist, English Businessmen

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