What does Uriyah mean?
Uriyah /ur-iyah/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of the name Uriyah is "my light is Jehovah". Uriyah is an alternate form, with the suffix -yah, of Uriah (Hebrew). Biblical: one of King David's warriors.
How popular is Uriyah?
Uriyah is a rare first name for males. Uriyah is an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Uriyah and associated names. Uriah (#506 in 2014) and Urijah (#788) are the prominent related forms of Uriyah (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names reached its highest in 2010 (usage of 0.414%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.353%, ▼14.7%). Uriah (#506) and Urijah (#788) are two of the more chic baby names here. (2014 Birth Statistics)