Name: Yehuda

Origin and Meaning of the Name Yehuda

  • Meaning:
    Praise; thanks
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (yeh hoo dah)
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    Itself (Yehuda)
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Miscellaneous Info for Yehuda

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  • Used in:
    English and Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Hebrew meaning "thanks, gratitude", "praise."
    In the Old Testament, Yehuda was a son of Jacob and Leah, who later married Tamar.

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