[ 4 syll. je-be-diah, jeb-edi-ah ] The baby boy name Jebediah is pronounced as JHehB-eh-DIYaa- †. Jebediah is used chiefly in the English language and its origin is Hebrew. The name's meaning is beloved of Yahweh. Its meaning is derived from the element 'yahweh' name of God.
Jebediah is a variant of the name Jedidiah (English).
The name Jedidiah is the female form of Jebediah. Jebediah has 13 variants. Variants include Jebadia, Jebadiah, Jebadieh, Jebb, Jebbe, Jebbey, Jebbi, Jebbie, Jebby, Jebedia, Jebidia, and Jebidiah. The short form Jeb (used in Hebrew too) is another English variant.
Jebediah is an infrequently used baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2012, within the group of boy names directly linked to Jebediah, Jedidiah was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Jebediah include Jebadia, Jebadiah, Jebedia, Jebidia, Jebidiah, Jehoshaphat, Jaefeth, Jaepheth, Jafet, Jafeth, Jaifeth, Jaipheth, Japeth, Japhet, Japheth, Javed, Javyd, Jayfeth, Jaypheth, and Jebadieh.
† Pronunciation for Jebediah: JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"