Meaning of JOSHUA in English

noun Etymology: Hebrew Yĕhōshūa‘ Date: before 12th century the divinely commissioned successor of Moses and military leader of the Israelites during the conquest of Canaan according to the account in the book of ~, a mainly narrative book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture

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