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What does the name Yeremiah mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Yeremiah

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  • A user from Louisiana, U.S. says the name Yeremiah is of Hebrew origin and means "Raised up or appointed by God.".
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Notable Persons Named Yeremiah

Yeremiah Bell is a football player. He was most active from 2004 to 2013. Yeremiah was born on March 3rd, 1978 in Winchester, Kentucky.


Fun Facts about the name Yeremiah

  • How Popular is the name Yeremiah? Yeremiah is the 52,682nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Yeremiah have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 36 babies born with the first name Yeremiah in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Yeremiah? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2009 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Yeremiah born? The highest recorded use of the first name Yeremiah was in 2011 with a total of 9 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Yeremiah: Your name in reverse order is Haimerey. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Aymeiehr. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Yeremiah born Nov 29, 1953

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 Alaska approximately on 1350. Your profession was librarian, priest, and keeper of tribal relics.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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