Gender Feminine
Usage German
Pronounced Pron. YUW-ta  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Probably a medieval Low German form of Judith. It might also derive from an Old German name such as Judda.

Related Names

VariantsJudith, Judit
Other Languages & CulturesJehudijah, Judith(Biblical) Ioudith(Biblical Greek) Yehudit, Yehudiyah(Biblical Hebrew) Iudith(Biblical Latin) Judita, Dita, Jitka(Czech) Judit, Judith, Jytte, Ditte(Danish) Judith(Dutch) Judith, Jodene, Jodi, Jodie, Jody, Jude, Judi, Judie, Judy(English) Juta(Estonian) Judith(French) Yehudit(Hebrew) Judit(Hungarian) Giuditta(Italian) Judith(Jewish) Juta(Latvian) Judita(Lithuanian) Judit, Judith(Norwegian) Judyta(Polish) Judite(Portuguese) Yudif(Russian) Judita(Slovak) Judit, Judith(Spanish) Judit, Judith(Swedish) Yudes(Yiddish)

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Name Days

Austria: January 13
Austria: May 5
Austria: December 22
Finland: December 10

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Entry updated December 7, 2022