Name Judas Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Judas


Judas is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Judas?

Judas is a Greek variant of the Hebrew name Jehuda / יְהוּדָה. In the New Testament it is the name of the infamous apostle Judas Iscariot, who betrayed Jesus.

What does the name Judas mean?

Judas means “praised” (from Hebrew “yadá/יָדָה” = to praise).

Pronunciation of Judas

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Popularity of the name Judas

The name Judas is ranked #10912 overall.

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