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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.

Baby names that sound like Keturah are Qeturah and Queturah.

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Popularity of Keturah

Keturah is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3497 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (1990 U.S. Census).

Displayed below are the baby name popularity trends of the name Keturah compared with its variant forms and related girl baby names. (2012 statistics). View the popularity trend for Keturah only.

Popularity of name Keturah
Popularity of Keturah

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