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Meaning name Jeremiah

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Jeremiah

Meaning name Jeremiah
Anglicized form of Greek Ieremias ("Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls") and Hebrew Yirmeyah ("whom God has appointed"). In the bible, this is the name of many characters, including one of the six major prophets.
Jera - English name derived from the Old Saxon runic letter jera, meaning "year."
Jeri - Variant spelling of English Jerri, meaning "spear ruler."
Jerri - Variant spelling of English Jerry, meaning "spear ruler."
Jerrie - Variant spelling of English Jerry, meaning "spear ruler."
Jerry - Feminine variant spelling of English unisex Gerry, meaning "spear ruler." Compare with masculine Jerry.
Jerusha - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yeruwsha, meaning "dispossessor" or "possessed (by a husband)." In the bible, this is the name of the wife of King Uzziah.
Jerahmeel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yerachmeel, meaning "may God have pity" or "whom God loves." In the bible, this is the name of several characters, including a son of Hezron. 
Jerahmiel - Anglicized form of Hebrew Yerachmiel, meaning "may God have pity" or "whom God loves." In the book of Enoch, this is the name of an archangel.
Jerald - Variant spelling of English Gerald, meaning "spear ruler."
Jere - Short form of English Jeremiah, meaning "Jehovah casts forth" or "Jehovah hurls."

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