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Gender: Female Meaning of Devorah: "bee" Origin of Devorah: Hebrew

The name Devorah is a girl's name meaning "bee". Devorah and is often added to lists like Classic Baby Names with a Twist and discussed in our forums with posts like "Drop Your Least Favorite - B/G Twins with middles".

From the experts:

The Biblical name of a great prophet and judge who helped organize an army and effect a major victory over the Canaanites. Sounds much fresher than the Anglicized Deborah.

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Pop Culture References for the name Devorah

Variant spelling: Devora


paulapuddephatt Says:


I think Deborah is way prettier, too. I can see why people think of this as a fresh alternative, but I just can't love it somehow.

paulapuddephatt Says:


It's pronounced exactly like Deborah, but with a "V" sound - Dev instead of Deb.

karenruth90 Says:


How is this name pronounced? Does it rhyme with Deborah/Debra but with a "v"? Is there a different original pronunciation?

Zelliew Says:


Deborah is much nicer. This reminds me of devouring food or a snake devouring its prey