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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 21 Views | 🔊 11 Pronunciations
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Gender: Male

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: God is salvation

Pronunciation: yeh-SHOO-ah, /jəˈʃuːə/, Y AH SH UW W AH

Popularity Rank: #50,402

On this page:

  • 1. Yeshua Meaning
  • 2. Yeshua Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Yeshua
  • 4. Translations of Yeshua
  • 5. Yeshua Name Popularity
  • 6. Yeshua popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Nicknames for Yeshua
  • 8. Yeshua Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Yeshua

Yeshua Meaning

Yeshua is the Hebrew equivalent of the name Joshua, which means 'God is salvation'. It is a significant name in Christianity as it is believed to be the given name of Jesus.

Yeshua also means "God is salvation".

Yeshua is commonly found in Mexico, United States of America, Colombia, and 38 more countries.

Yeshua Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: yeh-SHOO-ah

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /jəˈʃuːə/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: Y AH SH UW W AH

Y: Pronounce as in "yes" (Y EH S)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

SH: Pronounce as in "she" (SH IY)

UW: Pronounce as in "blue" (B L UW)

W: Pronounce as in "we" (W IY)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Yeshua?

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Translations of Yeshua

Yeshua Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Yeshua is recorded 597 times globally, ranking it as the 50,402th most common name worldwide.

Yeshua is most prevalent in Mexico, with 210 occurrences, making it the 4,034th most popular name in the country.

In Mexico, the name Yeshua is found among 1 in every 4290 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Yeshua Popularity by Country

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Mexico#4,0341 : 4,290
United States of America#16,9981 : 18,091
Colombia#14,3481 : 21,858
Peru#10,5541 : 25,121
Guatemala#4,8141 : 10,008

List of countries the name Yeshua is rarely found

Yeshua popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Yeshua from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Nicknames for Yeshua

Yesh, Shu, Yeshie, Shua Bear, Juice, Shu-Shu, Yah Yah, Shu-man, Yeshy, Shu-dawg

Yeshua Name Poster

Yeshua Name Poster

Names similar to Yeshua


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