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Gender: Female Meaning of Bethia: "daughter of Jehovah" Origin of Bethia: Hebrew

The name Bethia is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "daughter of Jehovah". Bethia and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

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Long forgotten Old Testament name with modern potential.

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Famous People Named Bethia

Lucy Bethia Colquhoun Walford, Scottish novelist and artist

Pop Culture References for the name Bethia

Form of BITHIAH found in some versions of the Old Testament. This was popular in Scotland from the 17th century as an Anglicization of Gaelic BEATHAG. It has also been used occasionally as a Latinized form of BETH.
Related: BATYA

Bithia, Betia


GenEric Says:


The beth-eye-ah pronunciation makes it even prettier.

morning_glory Says:


This is my name . . . I think it's lovely, but one minor gripe is that people tend to pronounce it as beth-EE-ah instead of beth-EYE-ah.

paulapuddephatt Says:


Quite like this, may have come across it before but not that I specifically remember, could appeal to people interested in Beth names, but seeking one that is uncommon