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Gender: F Meaning of Bathsheba: "daughter of an oath" Origin of Bathsheba: Hebrew

Popular with the Puritans, this name of the shrewd and beautiful wife of King David and daughter of King Solomon could be a bit of a load for a modern girl to carry.

Bathsheba is the name of the central character in the Thomas Hardy novel Far from the Madding Crowd.

Famous People Named Bathsheba

Bathsheba, wife of David and mother of Solomon
Bathsheba Doran, British playwright and TV writer
Bathsheba Garnett, American actress
Bathsheba Grossman, American sculptor
Bathsheba W. Smith, American Mormon leader and suffragist

Pop Culture References for the name Bathsheba

Bathsheba Everdene, character in "Far from the Madding Crowd" by Thomas Hardy
Bathsheba "Sheba" Hart, character in "Notes on Scandal"
Prof. Bathsheda Babblings, character in the "Harry Potter" series
Bathsheba, character in "The Conjuring"
Eurydice Colette Clytemnestra Dido Bathsheba Rabelais Patricia Cocteau "Patsy" Stone, character in "Absolutely Fabulous"

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