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What does Yeremia mean?

Yeremia Pronunciation of Yeremia [yeremia] as a name for boys is of Hebrew origin, and Yeremia means "the Lord exalts". Yeremia is an alternate form of Jeremiah (Hebrew). Biblical: one of the major prophets.


Yeremia has 2 variants: Yeremiya and Yeremiyah.

7 more different relations via Jeremiah: Geremia, Jereme, Jeremia, Jeremias, Jeremija, Jeremiya and Jeremy.

Creative forms:
(male) Miremia, Yarmia, ..

(female) Yerefa, Yerela, ..

Middle name pairings:
Yeremia Andrew (Y.A.), ..

How popular is Yeremia?

Yeremia is an uncommon given name for men. Yeremia is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Jereme, Jeremiah (#55 in 2015), Jeremias (#1127) and Jeremy (#174) are the prominent varying forms of Yeremia (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Yeremia was more pronounced among parents during 1970-1979 (adoption of 0.96%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 0.49%, down 49.2%), with the version Jeremy becoming less in vogue. Jeremiah is more widely used than the rest. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jereme, Jeremiah, Jeremias, Jeremy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jeremy outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Jeremie, Nechemia, Yefrem (see Ephraim), Yemin, Yesenin and Yuria. Like Yeremia, these names are not commonly used.

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