Jeremiah Name Meaning and Origin

Jeremiah is a muslim Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Hebrew’ origin. The baby name Jeremiah means “Lifted Up Or Exalted By God”.


Jeremiah Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Hebrew”



Jeremiah is a Boy name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “jer + a + MIE + a”


Jeremiah Name Meaning:

Jeremiah is derived from the older Hebrew name ‘Yirmeyah’, itself derived from the Hebrew words ‘Yahweh’, which means ‘God’, and ‘ruwm’, which means ‘to uplift or to lift up’. The name means ‘lifted up by God’.



It is a Muslim baby name.





Variations or similar name:

jai ram , jairam , jaram , jareem , jarum , jayaram , jayram , jeram , jeremiah , jeyaram , jiya ram


Famous people with this name:

Jeremiah, head of the house of his fathers, of the tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 5:24);

Jeremiah, of the tribe of Benjamin, follower of David (1 Chr. 12:4);

Jeremiah, of the tribe of Gad, follower of David (1 Chr. 12:10);

Jeremiah, of the tribe of Gad, another follower of David (1 Chr. 12:13);

Jeremiah of Libnah, grandfather of Judean kings Jehoahaz and Zedekiah;

Jeremiah, son of Habaziniah, a Rechabite (Jeremiah 35:3);

Jeremiah, sealer of a covenant (Nehemiah 10:2);

(John) Jeremiah “Liver-Eating” Johnson, American frontiersman ;

Jeremiah Eames Rankin (1828-1904), hymnist;

Jeremiah Morrow, American politician; 9th Governor of Ohio;

Jeremiah Andrew Denton, Jr., U.S. Navy real admiral and Senator from Alabama;

Jeremiah Alvesta Wright, American pastor to President Barack Obama;

Jeremiah “Jerry” O’Connell, American actor;

Jeremiah Coghlan, British naval officer;

Jeremiah Denis Mathias Ford, American linguist ;

Jeremiah Trotter, American football player;

Jeremiah Taeatafa Masoli, American CFL football player;

Jeremiah Goodman, American illustrator;

Jeremiah Jordan Rivers, American basketball player; son of coach Doc Rivers;

Jeremiah Raber, Amish man on reality TV series “Breaking Amish”;

Jeremiah “Jere” Cohan, American actor;

Jeremiah Scott “Jair” Willis (b. 1993), second child (1st son) of the family band The Willis Clan;

Jeremiah Robert Duggar (b. 1998), 11th child (6th son) of the reality TV’s Duggar family; twin of brother Jedidiah;

Jeremiah Gray (b. 2001), son of NFL player and pastor Derwin Gray;

Jeremiah Wynn (b. 2007), son of NFL player Jarius Wynn;

Jeremiah Angel Solomon (b. 2009), octuplet of Nadya Suleman




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