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Gender: M Meaning of Messiah: "expected savior or deliverer" Origin of Messiah: Aramaic Messiah's Popularity in 2016: #218

A handful of years ago, a judge in Tennessee ruled that parents could not name their son Messiah, "because there's only one." That decision was overturned, and in fact last year almost 2,000 baby boys in the US were named Messiah.

Famous People Named Messiah

Messiah Ya'Majesty Harris (b. 2000), son of rapper T.I.

Pop Culture References for the name Messiah

Messiah, character in anime Space Runaway Ideon
Messiah, term referring to Jesus Christ
"Anointed" in Hebrew