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Keturah meaning and name origin

Keturah \k(e)-tu-rah\ as a girl's name is pronounced ke-TOO-rah. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Keturah is "incense". Biblical: the second wife of Abraham and mother of six of his sons, who became ancestors of various Arabian peoples. The name was revived by the Puritans.

Keturah has 2 variant forms: Katura and Ketura.

For more information, see also the related name Qiturah.

Keturah is also pronounced similarly to Qeturah and Queturah.

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Popularity of Keturah

Keturah is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3497 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Keturah name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Keturah with its variant forms and related girl baby names.


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