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Gender: Female Pronunciation: teer-zah Meaning of Tirzah: "delight" Origin of Tirzah: Hebrew

The name Tirzah is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "delight". Tirzah and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

A fairly common Hebrew name without much crossover potential.

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Famous People Named Tirzah

Tirzah, one of Zelophehad's five daughters (Num. 26:33)

Tirzah, pop singer from London

Pop Culture References for the name Tirzah

Tirzah, Judah Ben-Hur's sister in the book and movie "Ben-Hur"
The king of Tirzah, defeated by Joshua (Josh. 12:24)

Thirza, Thyrza, Thirzah, Tierzah, Tirza, Thurza, Thursa, Thersa, Tyrzah, Thirsa, Tierza

Tirzah's International Variations

Tirsa (Spanish)


Carolinekalmes Says:


Some friends of mine recently named their baby girl Tirzah Leigh. I honestly am a little sad because I think is SO beautiful and unique and I'd easily use it if they hadn't.

Mhill46 Says:


Love this name! I think it has a lot of potential!

caetano Says:


Once again Nameberry gets it wrong. This name has a lot of potential. Quote me.

snowsbeloved Says:


This name is gorgeous...sounds like a desert princess name :)

AriellaBar Says:


Unique and beautiful name. I actually think it does have crossover potential.

kpearl8 Says:


This is gorgeous! Seems like it would work great in America to me...? Even has a trendy z in it.

Chelby Says:


I have to say I quite like it as well. It's quite high on my list actually. It's a really nice and uncommon biblical gem in my eyes.

AprilCarrie Says:


DH really loves it, but I'm not sure. He says it will make a lovely middle name.