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Bedelia - Meaning of Bedelia

What does Bedelia mean?

[ 4 syll. be-de-lia, bed-el-ia ] The baby girl name Bedelia is pronounced as Beh-DIY-L-iy-aa- †. Bedelia is primarily used in Irish and it is of Celtic origin. The name is known from the American children's book Amelia Bedelia (1988-), in which the titular character is a ditzy and bumbling maid.

In addition, Bedelia is an Irish pet form of the English, Irish, and Scottish name Bridget.

The names Bedeelia, Bedelea, Bedeleah, Bedeliah, Bidelia, and Delia are forms of Bedelia.

Variant forms inherit the origin and meaning of the name Bedelia.

Another variant of the name is the English, Irish, and Scandinavian pet form Biddy.

See also the related categories, maid, irish, celtic, and american.

Bedelia is not popular as a baby name for girls. It is not in the top 1000 names. Out of the group of girl names directly related to Bedelia, Bridget was the most commonly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Bedelia include Betula, Betulah, Bidelia, Bat-El, Bat-Li, Batli, Batool, Batoole, Batoul, Batul, Betheley, Betheli, Bethelie, Bethelle, Bethely, Bethyl, Betool, Betoole, Bettylou, and Betuel.

† English pronunciation for Bedelia: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"


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