What does Uriyah mean?
Uriyah [uriyah] 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.
Associated with: light (bright).
(male) Uberiyah, Umiyah, ..
(female) Uriyahla, Uriyahle, ..
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)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Below is a charted study of the popularity of Uriyah and associated names. Uriah (#578 in 2015), Urijah (#882) and Yuri are the prominent related forms of Uriyah (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Uriyah reached its highest in 2010 (usage of 0.04%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.04%, ▼13.5%). Uriah is the most chic baby name here. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Uriyah is alike in pronunciation to Aryeh. Other suggested similar names are Abiah, Abijah, Aviah, Azriah, Elijah▲, Faizah (see Faiz), Isiah▼, Iziah, Jeriah, Micah▲, Nuriyah, Tovyah, Tuvyah, Ubadah, Udayan, Ukiah, Ulrich, Urban, Uriel▲, Usamah, Uziah, Uzziah and Zariah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Uriyah.See names in meaning and etymology.