Judy name meaning

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Hebrew
Usage: English, English, Hebrew, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: j(u)-dy
Meaning: He will be Praised, Form of Judith, Admired, Jewish, A Women from Judea, Praise, Woman from Jehud and Judäerin
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What does Judy mean?

Used particulary in Swedish, English, Hebrew, Norwegian, Finnish and Danish long standing and popular, Judy is of Hebrew origin, Judy means "He will be Praised, Form of Judith, Admired, Jewish, A Women from Judea, Praise, Woman from Jehud or Judäerin" is customarily bestowed upon both boys and girls.

Judy is derived from Judith. Judith is Latin form of Jutta. Meaning of Judith is Judäerin, Admired and A Women from Judea has its origin in Hebrew.. The name is celebrated on May 5th.

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How do I pronounce Judy?

The most common pronunciation of two syllabled Judy is j(u)-dy. The name can also be pronounced as joo-dee.

Variants of Judy

Yehudit, Judyann, Judith, Jutta, Ditte, Jitka, Judiann, Jutha, Juditha, Deette, Edith, Dorotea, Benedikte, Dieta

Names that rhyme with Judy

How popular is the name Judy?

an extremely popular name in United States with over 383161 new-borns have been given the name since 1880. When at its peak in 1946, the moniker grabbed the 11st spot and 21032 baby girls were given the name.

Moreover, the moniker has been to the top 50 baby names 23 times Judy is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales, even after 22 years of use, it could not make it big.

There are over 247 babies that have been given the name Judy in England and Wales. Also, it is among the top 2000 girl names in France. Over 286 babies in France have been named Judy.

Judy is a rare baby name in Ireland where it may not be used now. And also in Belgium. But Judy is a popular baby name in Philippines where every 1 in 2000 have the name as well as in, Canada, Kenya, Australia, England, New Zealand, South Africa, Papua New Guinea and Zambia.

At least, 1000000 people globally have been given the name as per our estimate.

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Judy in Nordic countries

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What numbers say about Judy?

You are pretty, smart and charismatic, you still doubt yourself. You are still fragile as a human being and care deeply about people. You know a way out but prefer to dwell in your comfort zone. You do the things other people are scared of. Some admire you for it. If someone catches your eye, you are into the person before you even know it. However, this affects your self-confidence in a negative way.

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