Meaning and name origin
Bedelia \b(e)-de-lia\ as a girl's name is of Irish origin. Variant of Bridget (Gaelic) "exalted one" by way of Biddy. Literary: a very literal-minded maid named Amelia Bedelia features in a popular series of children's books. Actress Bonnie Bedelia.
Bedelia is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Bedelia and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Bridget (#536) and Delia. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).