Orig: or Yhowshua \i yeh-ho-shoo'-ah\i0\plain\f3\fs21\cf23 ; from 3068 and 3467; Jehovah-saved; Jehoshua (i.e. Joshua), the Jewish leader:--Jehoshua, Jehoshuah, Joshua. Compare 1954, 3442. H3068 H3467 H1954 H3442
Grk Strong: G2424 G919
Joshua or Jehoshua = "Jehovah is salvation"
n pr m
1) son of Nun of the tribe of Ephraim and successor to Moses as the leader of the children of Israel; led the conquest of Canaan
2) a resident of Beth-shemesh on whose land the Ark of the Covenant came to a stop after the Philistines returned it
3) son of Jehozadak and high priest after the restoration
4) governor of Jerusalem under king Josiah who gave his name to a gate of the city of Jerusalem