What does Jethro mean?
Jethro /je-th-ro/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced JETH-roh. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jethro is "eminent". Biblical: a priest or prince of Midian who gave his daughter Zipporah in marriage to Moses. Rock group Jethro Tull.
Jethro has 1 feminine form: Jethra.Kreatif forms: Jathro, Jefthro, Juthro. [more]
How popular is Jethro?
Jethro is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#124109 out of 150436, Top 82%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Jethro for boys. Jethro has not been listed in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)