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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Jephthah

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  • According to a user from Ghana, the name Jephthah is of Unknown origin and means "Accountable".
Other origins: Hebrew

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  1. A male given name.
  2. A judge described in the Book of Judges of the Old Testament and the Hebrew Tanakh.

Fun Facts about the name Jephthah

  • How Popular is the name Jephthah? Jephthah is the 70,571st most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Jephthah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 12 babies born with the first name Jephthah in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jephthah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2015 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Jephthah first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jephthah is Wednesday, January 20th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Jephthah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jephthah was in 2015 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Jephthah: Your name in reverse order is Hahthpej. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Hhtjahep. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Jephthah born Jun 2, 1991

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Arctic approximately on 1450. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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