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Uriah Meaning


What does Uriah mean?

The name Uriah is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Uriah is "G-d is my light".

Uriah is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced U-ri-ah.

The Given Name Uriah

Uriah is a memorable and elegant name.

This 3 syllable name has grace and charm.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Uriah Grant, and Uriah Heep.

Uriah Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 591 in baby name popularity for boys with 461 occurrences. It ranked 4,622 in baby name popularity for girls with 30 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 544 in baby name popularity for boys with 516 occurrences. It ranked 5,028 in baby name popularity for girls with 27 occurrences.

Want to see how Uriah sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Uriah Name Popularity Page.

Uriah Related Names

The names Urias, Urjasz are all forms of Uriah.

Famous Uriahs

  • Uriah ~ Biblical Character (2 Kgs. 16:10, 2 Sam. 11:2, Ezra 8:33, Jer. 26:20, Neh. 8:4)
  • Uriah Grant ~ Boxer
  • Uriah Heep ~ David Copperfield character

Uriah Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Uriah.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Uriah Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Uriah.

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