Joash - Meaning of Joash
[ 2 syll. joa-(s)(h), jo-ash ] The baby boy name Joash is pronounced JHOW-ae-SH (English) †. Joash is of Hebrew origin and it is used mainly in English. The name Joash means 'fire of Yahweh'. It is a biblical name derived from yahweh 'name of God' ; esh which means 'fire'. An old form of the name is Jehoash (Hebrew). The name is of obscure meaning. The name was borne in the Bible by a king of Judah, a king of Israel, and six other persons.
See also the related form, the German Jahwe.
Joash is not often used as a baby boy name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Joash: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; SH as in "she (SH.IY)"