[ 3 syll. mes-siah, me-ssi-ah ] The baby boy name Messiah is pronounced as Meh-Sayah- †. Messiah is largely used in the English language and it is derived from Hebrew origins. The name is of the meaning the anointed one.
See also the related category hebrew.
Messiah is popular as a baby name for boys, and it is also considered trendy. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 2000s; before that, it was of very light use only. At the modest height of its usage in 2018, 0.103% of baby boys were given the name Messiah. Its ranking then was #203. Within all boy names in its group, Messiah was the most frequently used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Messiah include Maceo, Mackea, Mackoy, Mahesa, Mahisa, Mahuizo, Mahuizoh, Maicu, Maielle, Mainaka, Makaio, Makea, Makia, Makiah, Makosa, Manasa, Manasés, Manashi, Manasi, and Manasyu.
† Pronunciation for Messiah: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"