What does Bethesda mean?
Bethesda \b(e)-thes-da, beth(e)-sda\ as a girls' 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.
Bethesda is a rare first name for females and also a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Bethesda for girls. Bethesda has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)