Name: Amariah

Origin and Meaning of the Name Amariah

  • Meaning:
    God has said
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (a mah RY ah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Amariah

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Although sometimes found as a female name in modern times, Amariah certainly is defined as a masculine name.

    The name appears frequently in the Bible, most notably a as the father of Ahitub who was an ancestor to Ezra. Several other minor priests in the bible are also named Amariah during the times of Ezra, Hezekiah and Zerubbabel.

    Amariah is sometimes also found in these texts spelled as Amaria.

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