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What does Jedediah mean?

Jedediah Pronunciation of Jedediah as a name for boys has its root in Hebrew, and the meaning of Jedediah is "beloved of the Lord". Jedediah is an alternate spelling of Jed (Hebrew): pet form of Jedidiah.



VARIANT Jedadiah



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How popular is Jedediah?

Jedediah is a rare first name for men. Jedediah is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Jedediah entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #900 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2018 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jedediah name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Jedediah listed in the Top 2000 are Jed and Jedidiah (#704 THE PREVIOUS YEAR). Adoption of these relations of Jedediah was well-received in the year 2017 and is almost as conventional today, but with the form Jed becoming less trendy. Jedidiah is the most trendy name for newborns among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jedediah, Jed, Jedidiah in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jedediah and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Abdellah, Abedellah, Gedaliah, Gefaniah, Gevariah, Hezekiah, Jadrian, Jedaiah, Jedd, Jediah, Jedrick, Jeladi, Jenesis, Jenshian (see Gentian), Jentian, Jerah, Jered, Jeremia, Jeremiah, Jeremias, Jeremie, Jeremija, Jeremiya (see Jeremiah), Jereth, Jeriah, Jerrah, Jesiah, Josiah, Joziah, Judah, Meredith, Nechemiah (see Nehemiah), Nehemiah, Obadiah, Obediah, Ovadiah (see Obadiah), Yehudah, Yeremiyah, Zebediah, Zecheriah, Zedechiah, Zedekiah, Zedekias, Zekariah and Zekeriah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jedediah.

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