Yehudah name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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

Origin and Meaning of Yehudah

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Georgia, U.S. says the name Yehudah means "God" and is of Hebrew origin.
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Notable Persons Named Yehudah

Notable Persons Named Yehudah

Leiby Kletzky

Leiby was given the name Yehudah Kletzky on July 29th, 2002 in Brooklyn. They left this life on July 12th, 2011.

Yeedle Werdyger

Yeedle Werdyger is a contemporary jewish religious music musician. He was most prominent from 1994 to 1994. Yeedle was given the name Yehudah Werdyger in 1971.

Yehudah Teichtal

Yehudah was born in 1972.

Yehudah L. Werner

Yehudah was born in 1931 in Munich.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Yehudah

Notable Persons With the Last Name Yehudah

Shmuel bar Yehudah


Fun Facts about the name Yehudah

  • How Popular is the name Yehudah? Yehudah is the 14,165th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yehudah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 658 babies born with the first name Yehudah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Yehudah to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yehudah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1954 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Yehudah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Yehudah is Tuesday, November 17th, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Yehudah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yehudah was in 2009 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Yehudah Factoid: According to the 1999 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Yehudah is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name in 1999.
  • Weird things about the name Yehudah: The name spelled backwards is Haduhey. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Ydeuhah. How do you pronounce that?
  • Yehudah name meaning

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