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Jeremias

What does Jeremias mean?

Jeremias Pronunciation of Jeremias [je-re-mias] as a boys' name is a Hebrew name, and Jeremias means "the Lord exalts". Jeremias is a variant form of Jeremiah (Hebrew). Biblical: one of the major prophets.

Variations

9 relations via Jeremiah: Geremia, Jereme, Jeremia, Jeremija, Jeremiya, Jeremy, Yeremia, Yeremiya and Yeremiyah.

Creative forms:
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Middle name pairings:
Jeremias Kyle (J.K.), ..

How popular is Jeremias?

Jeremias is an unusual first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#74675 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Jeremias entered the list in 1992 and reached its highest rank of #1058 in the U.S. in the year 2012, and is at #1127 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Jereme, Jeremiah (#55 via latest list) and Jeremy (#174) are the prominent varying forms of Jeremias (#1127 via latest list) listed in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Jeremias was more pronounced 5 decades ago (adoption of 1%) and is somewhat less today (adoption 0.5%, 49.2%). Jeremiah is a constant favorite, while Jeremy used to be popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jeremias, Jereme, Jeremiah, Jeremy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aeneas, Aineias, Amias, Artemas, Darias, Gervas, Hieremias, Jaris, Jarvis, Jedadiah, Jedediah, Jediah, Jedidiah, Jefferies, Jeffries, Jemaal, Jemal, Jemar, Jenarius, Jenesis, Jenkins, Jennesis, Jenshian (see Gentian), Jentian, Jerad, Jerah, Jeraint (see Geraint), Jeramee (see Jeremy), Jeramey, Jeramie, Jeramy, Jeran, Jere, Jerel, Jerell, Jerelle, Jeremie, Jeren, Jereth, Jerett, Jeriah, Jeric, Jeriel, Jeril, Jermain, Jermaine, Jerman, Jermane, Jermin, Jermyn, Jeroboam, Jerome, Jeromy, Jeronimo, Jeronimus, Jerrad, Jerrah, Jerri, Jerric, Jerrico, Jerrie, Jerriel, Jerrik, Jerrill, Jerrin, Jervis, Jesiah, Joris, Josias, Nehemiah, Servaas, Servas, Seumas, Urias and Zedekias. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jeremias.

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