What does Obed mean?
The meaning of Obed is "to serve".
Obed is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced O-bed.
The Given Name Obed
A wonderfully distinctive name.
A fearless name that will be loved by parents.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Obed edom, and Obed Sullivan.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 2,179 in baby name popularity for boys with 62 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
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Obed Related Names
The name Oved is a form of Obed.
- Obed ~ Biblical Character (1 Chr. 11:47, 1 Chr. 26:7, 1 Chr. 2:34, 2 Chr. 23:1, Ruth 4:21)
- Obed edom ~ Biblical Character (1 Chr. 15:18, 1 Chr. 16:38, 2 Chr. 25:24)
- Obed Sullivan ~ Boxer
It may all be in the numbers.
The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
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Obed Name Fun
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Just for fun, see the name Obed in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.
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