Zebediah 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 Zebediah mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Zebediah

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Virginia, U.S. says the name Zebediah is of Hebrew origin and means "Given by God".
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Fun Facts about the name Zebediah

  • How Popular is the name Zebediah? Zebediah is the 16,309th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Zebediah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 528 babies born with the first name Zebediah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Zebediah to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Zebediah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1978 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Zebediah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Zebediah is Tuesday, February 10th, 1891.
  • What year had the most people named Zebediah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Zebediah was in 2007 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Zebediah: The name spelled backwards is Haidebez. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Bdhziaee. How do you pronounce that?
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