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Jehu

What does Jehu mean?

Jehu Pronunciation of Jehu [je-hu] as a boys' name is pronounced JAY-hew. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jehu is "He is God". Biblical: Jehu was a military commander of Israel, later king, who was noted for his pell-mell style of chariot driving.

Associated with: biblical, commander (leader), king.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Jahu, Jehuah, ..

(female) Jehusa, Jesa, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jehu Jaxsyn (J.J.), ..

How popular is Jehu?

Jehu is an unusual given name for men and also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Jehu has not been listed in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Jagu, Je-, Jean, Jeb, Jed, Jedd, Jeff, Jeh, Jehan, Jem, Jeno, Jens, Jere, Jerk, Jess, Jesus, Jet, Jeth, Jett, John and Thu. These names tend to be more commonly used than Jehu.

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