What does Azariah mean?
Azariah [azari-ah] as a boys' name (also used less commonly as girls' name Azariah) is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Azariah is "helped by God". From Azarel. Although 28 different biblical characters are known by this name, it is rare today. Actor Hank Azaria.
Associated with: biblical.
1 feminine form: Azaria.Creative forms:
(male) Abariah, Alariah, ..
(female) Azariam, Azariar, .. Middle name pairings:
Azariah Damian (A.D.), ..
How popular is Azariah?
Azariah is an unusual given name for men. Azariah is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Azariah was first listed in 2005 and reached its apex position of #699 in the U.S. in the year 2015. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. The only other prominent varying form of Azariah (#699 from current records) is Ezra (#92 from current records). These forms of Azariah were at the height of their popularity in 2015 (median #395). Ezra is more widely used than the rest, although Azariah seems to be gaining popularity too.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aaran, Aaric, Aarin, Abarran, Abiah, Abrian, Adalrich, Adrian▲, Alaric, Alarick, Alarico, Aldrich, Amaram, Andrian, Arian▲, Aviah, Aydrian, Azriel, Darrah, Ezrah, Gevariah, Hazaiah, Isaiah▲, Izaiah▲, Iziah, Jarah, Jarrah, Jeriah, Obadiah, Ovadiah (see Obadiah), Uriah▲, Uziah, Uzziah and Zekariah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Azariah.See names in meaning and etymology.