Definition of Joshua in English:

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Joshua

Pronunciation: /ˈjäSH(ə)wə/
1 (Fl. circa 13th century bc), Israelite leader who succeeded Moses and led his people into the Promised Land.
1.1The sixth book of the Bible, telling of the conquest of Canaan and its division among the twelve tribes of Israel.

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Syllabification: Josh·u·a

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