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Meaning of Jedidiah

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The name Jedidiah has the following meaning:

One who is loved by God.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.


As a baby boy name, Jedidiah is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Jedidiah in the USA, over the past 100 years.
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The name Jedidiah is pronounced as jeh-duh-dy-ah


Jedidiah originates from the Hebrew language.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Jedidiah and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Jedidiah: Boys - Alvah, Jonah, Judah, Levi, Menachem, Obie, Shadrach, Zechariah, Girls - Daniella, Naama, Nediva, Both genders - Jonathan, Jordan


Popular Variants for the name Jedidiah: Jed (English), Jedadia, Jedadiah (Hebrew), Jedadiya, Jedadiyah, Jedd, Jededia, Jedediah, Jedediya, Jedediyah, Jedidiya, Jedidiyah


Common nicknames for the name Jedidiah are: Jed


We think the name Jedidiah should fall under the following style category: Biblical.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Jedidiah to be: Strong, resourceful and handsome guy

In one word, you might describe Jedidiah as a(n) "resourceful" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Jedidiah (or its variants) are:

Jedediah Strong Smith, born on 6 January, a famous hunter. Jedediah Strong Smith's background: A hunter, trapper, fur trader and explorer of the Rocky Mountains, the American West Coast and the Southwest during the nineteenth century.

Jedidiah Morse, born on 23 July, a famous clergyman. Jedidiah Morse's background: A U.S. clergyman and geographer.

Jedediah Peck, born on 28 January, a famous public figure. Jedediah Peck's background: The father of the common school system of the State of New York. He was a man of limited education and had no gift as a debater or speaker, but he was a skillful organizer.
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Juan (53)
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