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Mordecai Meaning


What does Mordecai mean?

The name Mordecai is of Hebrew and Aramaic origin.

The meaning of Mordecai is "servant of marduk (a babylonian god)".

It is also of Persian origin, where its meaning is "follower of Marduk".

Mordecai is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Mor-de-cai.

The Given Name Mordecai

Mordecai is good for parents who want a name that is daring and mesmerizing.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Wrap it up and take it home, Mordecai may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Mordecai 'Three Finger' Brown.

Mordecai Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 2,325 in baby name popularity for boys with 56 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,448 in baby name popularity for boys with 52 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Mordecai Related Names

The names Mordche, Mordechai are all forms of Mordecai.

Famous Mordecais

  • Mordecai ~ Biblical Character (Est. 2:21)
  • Mordecai 'Three Finger' Brown ~ Baseball Player

Mordecai 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 Mordecai.

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Mordecai Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Mordecai.

Just for fun, see the name Mordecai 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 Mordecai in Nautical Flags page.