Literary name or short form of Jedidiah, Hebrew
"Beloved by the Lord"

Jedi Origin and Meaning

The name Jedi is a boy's name meaning "Beloved by the Lord".

Star Wars fans may know the lore behind the origin of the word and the concept Jedi well enough to confidently choose their name for their child. It has to do with balancing the forces of the universe.

Also makes a cute short form for the somewhat forbidding Jedidiah.

Famous People Named Jedi

  • Jedidiah Scott "Jedi" Willis (b. 1999)6th child (3rd son) of family band, The Willis Clan

Jedi in Pop Culture

  • Jedi knights from "Star Wars"