Jeremiah is derived from the name Yirmiyahu. It is a Hebrew name that can be translated to "the Lord exalts." Jeremiah is also the name of one of the prophets in the Old Testament and the author of the Book of Jeremiah. The name has been steadily increasing in popularity in the United States.
Similar Names: Geremiah, Jemiah
Famous Jeremiah Names: Jeremiah Castille (football player), Jeremiah Trotter (football player)