What does Yehudah mean?
Yehudah /ye-hu-dah/ as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Yehudah means "praise". Yehudah is an alternate form, with the suffix -ah, of Yehudi (Hebrew): related to the feminine Judith.
Yehudah has 1 variant: Yehuda▲.Kreatif forms:
(male) Yesdah, Yudah, ..
(female) Yehudan, Yehula, ..
How popular is Yehudah?
Yehudah is an uncommon first name for males. Yehudah is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Judah (#243 in 2014) and Yehuda (#985) are the prominent alternative forms of Yehudah (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these forms of Yehudah was at its most widespread in 2014 (usage of 0.09%). Judah and Yehuda are two of the more trendy birth names in this list. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Yehudah and affiliated names. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Suggested similar names are Abdulah, Dakodah, Ephah, Jedadiah, Jedaiah, Jedediah, Jediah, Jedidiah▲, Jerah, Jeriah, Jerrah, Jesiah, Joshuah, Nehemiah▲, Selah, Sequoyah, Terah, Ubadah, Yeoman, Youman, Yudale (see Udell), Zebediah and Zerah. Like Yehudah, these names are not commonly used.