Given Name YARED

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: יָרֶד (Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Hebrew form of JARED. This form is also used in Ethiopia. It was borne by a semi-legendary 6th-century Ethiopian musician who is considered a saint in the Ethiopian Orthodox Church.
VARIANT: Yered (Biblical Hebrew)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Jared (Biblical), Iared (Biblical Greek), Iared (Biblical Latin), Jared, Jarod, Jarred, Jarrod, Jerred, Jerrod (English)
Entry updated December 8, 2017