Re: Meaning of male name Osia #names


Moses Jefferson
 

Hi Terry.

Yes, the name is the exact same name as Joshua. In Poland (and most probably Russia, such as your case) I’ve found that those called Joshua (or Yehoshua, in Hebrew) were listed in Records as Osias Oshia etc.

Moses

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