[ 3 syll. jo-sue, jos-ue ] The baby boy name Josue is pronounced HHOWSuweh-, HHOWSWeyey or Z-OWZuwey- †. Josue's language of origin is Hebrew. It is predominantly used in English, French, Portuguese, and Spanish. Josue is a variant transcription of Joshua (English).
Josue is a popular baby boy name. The name's popularity increased from the 1970s up to the 2000s; before that, it was of only very modest use. At the peak of its usage in 2007, 0.103% of baby boys were named Josue. It had a ranking of #181 then. The baby name has experienced a drop in popularity since then. In 2018, it ranked at #225 with a usage of 0.086%. Out of the family of boy names directly related to Josue, Joshua was the most widely used. It was 4 times more popular than Josue in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Josue include Hache hi, Haggai, Hagius, Haglee, Hagleigh, Hajea, Happea, Hawaii, Hazaia, Hesutu, Hezekee, Hezekey, Hezeki, Hezekie, Hezeky, Hezekya, Hezekyah, Hickea, Hisao, and Hisashi.
† Pronunciation for Josue: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; W as in "we (W.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"