Home > Hezekiah


What does Hezekiah mean?

Hezekiah Pronunciation of Hezekiah [hezeki-ah] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Hezekiah is "God gives strength". Biblical name of one of the kings of Judah. Used occasionally by the Puritans.

Associated with: strength, biblical, kings, puritans.


Hezekiah has 1 variant: Hezeki.

Creative forms:
(male) Hamzekiah, Hazekiah, ..

(female) Hezedia, Hezekila, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hezekiah Eliam (H.E.), ..

How popular is Hezekiah?

Hezekiah is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#136783 out of 150436, Top 91%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Hezekiah reached its apex rank of #566 in the U.S. during the years 1890-1899, and is at #678 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hezekiah name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hezekiah outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Azariah, Azriah, Azuriah, Gedaliah, Gefaniah, Gevariah, Haleigh, Hazaiah, Heckie, Heimrich, Heinrich, Henerik, Henleigh, Hieremias, Hoseia, Iezekiel, Izaiah, Iziah, Jedadiah, Jedaiah, Jedediah, Jediah, Jedidiah, Jeremiah, Jeriah, Jesiah, Joziah, Nechemiah (see Nehemiah), Nehemiah, Obediah, Ukiah, Uziah, Uzziah, Yeremiyah, Zebediah, Zecheriah, Zedechiah, Zedekiah, Zedekias, Zekariah and Zekeriah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hezekiah.

See names
in meaning and etymology.