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Bethesda meaning and name origin

Bethesda \b(e)-thes-da, beth(e)-sda\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Bethesda is "house of mercy". Bethesda pool in Jerusalem was supposed to have healing powers after being stirred by an angel.

Popularity of Bethesda

Bethesda is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Bethesda name for girls (2012 statistics).

Top 1000 ranking of Bethesda name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Bethesda outside U.S.