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Judas Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Judas is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Judas is "he who is praised".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 7233 in baby name popularity for boys with 11 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Judas Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Judas has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Judas to other names.


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Related Names

Judas is a form of the name Judah.

Variants of the name Judas include Jude.

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