Popularity:10196
Origin:Hebrew
Meaning:Given by the Lord; God has given
Joash is a masculine name of Hebrew origins, meaning “given by the Lord” or “God has given.” This name is significant in the Hebrew Bible, with many notable biblical figures such as a son of King Ahab of Israel and a king of Judah sharing the same name. Joash comes from the Hebrew name Yo’ash which means “fire of Yahweh”—with fire referring to the power and presence of the Hebrew God. Joash is a unique biblical name that will be sure to carry much importance for baby in their faith.

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