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What does Obed mean?

Obed \o-bed\ as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Obed is "servant of God; worshipper, follower". Obed is a variation of Obadiah (Hebrew). Obed is also a variation of Oved (Hebrew).


Obed has 6 different forms via Obadiah, Oved: Obadias, Obadya, Obediah, Obie, Ovadiach and Ovadiah.


Obed is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#124109 out of 150436, Top 82%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Obie is the only popular related form of Obed (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its highest during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.407%) and has become much lower since, with Obie becoming less trendy. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Obed and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Obie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Obed and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended similar baby names are Ohed and Ovid. Like Obed, these names are not commonly used.