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Judith Meaning


What does Judith mean?

The name Judith is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Judith is "jewess, woman from judea, praise".

Judith is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ju-dith.

The Given Name Judith

Judith is good for parents who want a name that is bold and stylish.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Judith falls into the name categories biblical, place.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Judith Light.

Judith Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 889 in baby name popularity for girls with 313 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 927 in baby name popularity for girls with 293 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Judith Related Names

The names Guiditta, Hudes, Jodene, Judit, Judita, Judite, Judyta, Jutka, Jutta, Jytte, Yehudit are all forms of Judith.

Judith has the diminutive (nickname) Judy.

Famous Judiths

  • Judith ~ Biblical Character (Gen. 26:34), 1 hurricane, 1 storm
  • Judith Light ~ Actress

Judith Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Judith.

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Judith Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Judith in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Judith.

Just for fun, see the name Judith in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Judith in Nautical Flags page.