Meaning and Name Origin
Yehudah \ye-hudah, yehu-dah\ as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Yehudah means "praise". Yehudah is a form of Yehudi (Hebrew): related to the feminine Judith, and Jude. A scarce name for babies.
Yehudah has 1 variant: Yehuda.
Yehudah is an uncommon first name for males. Yehudah is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Yehudah and affiliated names. Prominent alternative forms of Yehudah (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000 are Judah (#243 in 2014) and Yehuda (#985). Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread in the year 2012 and is almost as widespread today. Judah (#243) is the most trendy birth name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)