Meaning and name origin
Obadiah is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Obadiah and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Obie. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Obadiah is also pronounced similarly to Ubadah. Like Obadiah, this name is not commonly used.