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Hadassah - Meaning of Hadassah

What does Hadassah mean?

Meaning of the name HadassahDasiDassahHaddasahHadaDassaHodeHadassaHadasahHadasHadasa

[ 3 syll. ha-das-sah, had-ass-ah ] The baby girl name Hadassah is pronounced as HHaa-D-AHSaa- †. Hadassah is primarily used in the English and Hebrew languages. It is of Hebrew origin. A biblical name, it is derived from the word 'hadas' meaning myrtle, myrtle tree. In the Bible, Hadassah was the Hebrew name of Queen Esther; Esther was the Persian form of the name. Hadassah is still used as a modern Hebrew name.

The name Dassa, the name Hadas, the English Hadasa, the English Hadasah, the German and Hebrew Hadassa, the name Haddasah, and the Yiddish Hode are forms of Hadassah.

Other variants of Hadassah include the short forms Dassah (Hebrew) and Hada (Hebrew), and the familiar form Dasi (Hebrew).

See also the related categories, queen, tree (forest), persian, and biblical.

Hadassah is a rather popular baby girl name. The name has been rising in popularity since the 2000s; prior to that, it was of infrequent use only. At the modest peak of its usage in 2016, 0.023% of baby girls were given the name Hadassah. It was #660 in rank then. Out of all girl names in its family, Hadassah was the most regularly used in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Hadassah include Hadasa, Hadasah, Hadassa, Haadiya, Haadiyah, Hadaya, Haddasah, Hadea, Hadeiya, Hadenna, Hadennah, Hadiyyah, Haduwig, Hadyah, Hadyl, Haedea, Haidea, Hateata, Hateatah, and Hateeta.

† Pronunciation for Hadassah: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"


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