What does Yehudah mean?
Yehudah /yehu-dah/ [3 sylls.] 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.more]
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 1000). Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in 2012 (usage of 0.4155%) and is almost as widespread today (usage 0.386%, down 7.1%). Judah (#243) is the most trendy birth name in this list. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Yehudah and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)