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Gender: Male Origin of Uziah: Hebrew, variant spelling of Uzziah, “Jehovah is my strength”

The name Uziah is a boy's name of Hebrew origin. Uziah and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Strong, Brave or Powerful and discussed in our forums with posts like "Spelling Bee Name Game".

From the experts:

One of the most unusual of the biblical iah-options, this was the name of a long-reigning king of Judea, and just might appeal to the parent looking for a quasi-unique Old Testament choice. And it avoids the negative Dickensian aura of the other New Testament U-name, Uriah.

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Famous People Named Uziah

Uziah "Sticky" Thompson, Jamaican musician

Pop Culture References for the name Uziah

Uziel, Ozias, Uzziah, Uzia, Uziya


beachbear Says:


Uriah meets Huzzah!

claraminta Says:


I prefer Uriah although this is quite exotic and unique.