"Yahweh is ruler"

Seraiah Origin and Meaning

The name Seraiah is a boy's name meaning "Yahweh is ruler".

Seraiah is an Old Testament name attached to several minor Biblical figures. The father of Ezra the scribe was named Seraiah, as was the father of Joab. While Seraiah sounds somewhat feminine to the English speaker, as one of the few unused Biblical names, it could rise in popularity for boys.

Seraiah Popularity

Famous People Named Seraiah

  • Seraiahson of Azriel (Jeremiah 36:26)
  • Seraiahson of Tanhumeth (Jeremiah 40:8)