Jediah

First Name
654
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jediah

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Alt. Meaning

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

E is for encouraging, thanks for the motivation!

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

A is for adorable, how precious

H is for hardy, can't keep you down!

How popular is the baby name Jediah in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1974 5 0 5
1975 5 0 5
1978 9 0 9
1979 8 0 8
1981 5 0 5
1983 6 0 6
1984 5 0 5
1985 8 0 8
1986 5 0 5
1990 5 0 5
1991 7 0 7
1992 9 0 9
1993 6 0 6
1994 6 0 6
1995 7 0 7
1996 13 0 13
1997 9 0 9
1998 10 0 10
1999 12 0 12
2000 13 0 13
2001 21 0 21
2002 16 0 16
2003 22 0 22
2004 23 0 23
2005 24 0 24
2006 24 0 24
2007 23 0 23
2008 39 0 39
2009 28 0 28
2010 38 0 38
2011 29 0 29
2012 29 0 29
2013 23 0 23
2014 36 0 36
2015 27 0 27
2016 47 0 47
2017 52 0 52

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Popularity of Jediah as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Jediah

  • How Popular is the name Jediah? Jediah is the 13,781st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Jediah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 654 babies born with the first name Jediah in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jediah 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 Jediah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1974 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Jediah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jediah is Monday, August 19th, 1889.
  • What year had the most people named Jediah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jediah was in 2017 with a total of 52 babies.
  • Random Jediah Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jediah is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Jediah: Your name in reverse order is Haidej. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ahidej. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jediah born Mar 25, 1930

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Scotland approximately on 1825. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).