KEE-zee-ah, KEE-szhah, KEZ-ee-ah, keh-ZYE-ah
"cassia tree"

Keziah Origin and Meaning

The name Keziah is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "cassia tree".

This lively Old Testament nature name (belonging to one of the three beautiful daughters of Job) may be missing from the current US Top 1000 list, but it ranks highly here on Nameberry — making it one to watch!

Also spelled Kezia, the name has multiple legitimate pronunciations — from "KEE-szhah" to "KEZ-ee-ah" to "keh-ZYE-ah" — and comes complete with the sweet and sparky nickname Kizzy. A related name is the lovely cinnamon-scented Cassia, which beginning to be discovered by lovers of the fashionable Cas- clan.

# 184 on Nameberry

Keziah Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Keziah Popularity

Famous People Named Keziah

  • KeziahBiblical daughter of Job
  • Keziah GoreBritish rhythmic gymanast
  • Keziah Goodwyn Hopkins BrevardAmerican plantation mistress in South Carolina
  • Hannah Keziah ClappAmerican educator and suffragist
  • Keziah Jones (born Olufemi Sanyaolu)Nigerian male singer,songwriter
  • Keziah Daumthe girl who caused Twitter outrage by wearing a qipao

Keziah in Pop Culture

  • Keziahgargoyle in movie "I, Frankenstein"
  • "Keziah Dane" novel by Sue Grafton
  • Keziah Masona witch in H.P. Lovecraft's short story The Dreams in the Witch House (1932)
  • James Keziah DelaneyTom Hardy's character in Taboo (TV Series)