What does Obadiah mean?
(male) Obaodi, Obiah, ..
(female) Obada, Obadii, .. Middle name pairings:
Obadiah Kase (O.K.), ..
How popular is Obadiah?
Obadiah is a rare first name for men. Obadiah is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Obadiah entered the list in 2013 and reached its top rank of #1707 in the U.S. in 2015. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Obadiah (#1707 a year ago) are Obed (#1738 a year ago) and Obie. Adoption of these forms of Obadiah reached its highest during the years 1900-1909 (adoption of 0.01%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.01%, ▼26%), but with the version Obie falling out of fashion.
Obadiah is alike in pronunciation to Ubadah. Other recommended names are Abiah, Abidjah, Azariah▲, Isaiah▲, Izaiah▲, Jedadiah, Jediah, Obama, Zariah and Zebediah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Obadiah.See names in meaning and etymology.