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Yehuda

First Name
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
140
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Yehuda mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Yehuda

User Submitted Origins

Hebrew
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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from New Jersey, U.S. says the name Yehuda means "Grateful to God" and is of Hebrew origin.
  2. A submission from Georgia, U.S. says the name Yehuda means "God" and is of Hebrew origin.
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Wiktionary

Transliteration of Hebrew יהודה.

  1. A male given name from Hebrew.

Notable Persons Named Yehuda

Notable Persons Named Yehuda

Ed Mirvish

Ed Mirvish was a founder, chairman, ceo of honest ed's, honest ed's, and ceo ofhonest ed's. Ed was given the name Yehuda Edwin Mirvish on July 24th, 1914 in Colonial Beach, Virginia, US. He died on July 11th, 2007.

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Yehuda Amichai

Yehuda Amichai was a writer. Yehuda was born on May 3rd, 1924 in Würzburg, Germany. He breathed his last breath on September 22nd, 2000.

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Yehuda Berg

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Yehuda Levi

Yehuda Levi is an actor and model. Yehuda was born on June 29th, 1979 in Petah Tikva.

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Yehuda Ashlag

Yehuda Ashlag was a rabbi. Yehuda was born in 1886 in Łódź. He passed away in 1954.

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Yehuda Pen

Yehuda was born in 1854. He breathed his last breath in 1937.

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  • Yehuda Poliker
    Singer
  • Yehuda Bacon
  • Yehuda Elkana
  • Yehuda Leib Maimon
  • Yehuda Weinstein
  • Yehuda Krinsky
    Chabad Administrator
  • Yehuda Barkan
  • Yehuda Levin
  • Yehuda Glantz
    Musician
  • Yehuda Tzadka
  • Yehuda Meir Abramowicz
  • Yehuda Lindell
  • Yehuda Burla
  • Yehuda Leib Tsirelson

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yehuda

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yehuda

Rachel Yehuda

Rachel was born on August 1st, 1959.

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Nadav Ben Yehuda

Nadav was born in 1988.

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Haim Yehuda

Haim was born on November 9th, 1917 in Cairo. He breathed his last breath in 1985.

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Zvi Yehuda

Zvi was born in 1887 in Uman. He passed away on October 3rd, 1965.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Yehuda U.S.
  White 82.86% 64.26%
  African American 13.57% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Yehuda

People with the last name Yehuda are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Yehuda

  • How Popular is the name Yehuda? Yehuda is the 3,494th most popular name of all time. As a last name Yehuda was the 123,064th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Yehuda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,922 babies born with the first name Yehuda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yehuda to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yehuda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1950 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Yehuda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yehuda is Monday, October 15th, 1888.
  • What year had the most people named Yehuda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yehuda was in 2019 with a total of 259 babies.
  • Random Yehuda Factoid: According to the 2019 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yehuda ranks 98th in popularity as a baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, 97 babies in New Jersey have the same name in 2019.
  • Weird things about the name Yehuda: The name spelled backwards is Aduhey. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Yedhua. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Yehuda? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 140 people with the last name Yehuda.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Yehuda? Yehuda is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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