Meaning of Jeremiah
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Jeremiah has the following meaning:
One who is exalted by the Lord.
It is a male name, suitable for baby boys.
As a baby boy name, Jeremiah is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 84 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Jeremiah rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 4 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 65 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Jeremiah in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Jeremiah is pronounced as jer-uh-my-ah
The following names are baby names related to Jeremiah and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Jeremiah: Boys - Amarion
, Girls - Atha
, Both genders - Anna
Popular Variants for the name Jeremiah: Dermot
Common nicknames for the name Jeremiah are: Jerry, Jem
We think the name Jeremiah 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 Jeremiah to be: Athletic and well-mannered chap
In one word, you might describe Jeremiah as a(n) "well-mannered
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