Judah

Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #263 in 2013 and #243 in 2014.

Famous People

Judah Friedlander (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Judah Lewis (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Old Testament Hebrew יְהוּדָה ‎(Yehuda), a son of Jacob.

Meaning(s):

-Fourth son of Jacob, by his wife Leah.

-(biblical) One of the Israelite tribes, descended from Judah, from which David and his lineage came.

-(biblical) The name of the southern Israelite kingdom which continued to be ruled by the Davidic dynasty after Solomon's death and the breakup of the united monarchy, with the northern portion keeping the name Israel.

-( male name -comes from the Hebrew language-).