What does Jedediah mean?
Jedediah /je-de-di-ah/ as a name for boys. Jedediah's root is Hebrew, and the meaning of Jedediah is "beloved of the Lord". Jedediah is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -iah, of Jed (Hebrew): short variant of Jedidiah.
Jedediah has 1 variant: Jedadiah.Kreatif forms:
(male) Jodediah, Judediah, ..
(female) Jedede, Jededy, ..
How popular is Jedediah?
Jedediah is a rare first name for men. Jedediah is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Jedediah for boys. Jedediah entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #900 in the U.S. in the 1980s, and is at #1938 presently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Prominent alternative forms of Jedediah (#1938 the previous year) listed in the Top 2000 are Jed (#1903 the previous year) and Jedidiah (#782). Adoption of these relations of Jedediah is well-received today. Jedidiah is the most trendy name for newborns among these.
Recommended names are Abdellah, Abedellah, Gedaliah, Gefaniah, Gevariah, Hezekiah▲, Jadrian, Jedaiah, Jedd, Jediah, Jedrick, Jeladi, Jenesis, Jenshian (see Gentian), Jentian, Jerah, Jered, Jeremia, Jeremiah▲, Jeremias, Jeremie, Jeremija, Jeremiya (see Jeremiah), Jereth, Jeriah, Jerrah, Jesiah, Josiah▲, Joziah▲, Judah▲, Meredith, Nechemiah (see Nehemiah), Nehemiah▲, Obadiah, Obediah, Ovadiah (see Obadiah), Yehudah, Yeremiyah, Zebediah, Zecheriah, Zedechiah, Zedekiah, Zedekias, Zekariah and Zekeriah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jedediah.