Huldah - Meaning of Huldah
[ 2 syll. hul-dah, hu-ld-ah ] The baby girl name Huldah is pronounced in English as HHAHLDah †. Huldah is used mostly in the English language. Its language of origin is Germanic and Hebrew. Hebrew origin: A biblical name, it is derived literally from the word 'huldah' which means weasel. The name was borne in the Bible by an Old Testament prophetess who foretold the destruction of Jerusalem.
In addition, Huldah is a variant spelling (English) of the English, German, and Scandinavian name Hulda.
Huldah is unusual as a baby girl name. In 1900, 0.007% of baby girls were given the name Huldah. It was #769 in rank then. The baby name has experienced a fall in frequency since then, and is currently used on a very light scale. Among all girl names in its family, Huldah was nonetheless the most commonly used in 2012.
Baby names that sound like Huldah include Hulda, Halette, Helda, Heledd, Heltu, Hilda, Hildah, Hilde, Hildee, Hildey, Hildi, Hildie, Hildy, Hillda, Hilldy, Holda, Holidaye, Hollidaye, Huldi, and Huldy.
† Pronunciation for Huldah: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)"