What does Obadiah mean?
Obadiah is a rare first name for men. Obadiah is also a rare last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
The only popular alternative form of Obadiah (#unlisted) is Obie. Adoption of this boy name reached its highest during 1890-1899 and is now significantly lower, with the version Obie becoming less fashionable. Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the boy name Obadiah and related names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Obadiah is alike in pronunciation to Ubadah. Like Obadiah, this name is not frequently used.