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Name Gideon

Meaning:maybe feller, hewer of woodTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:German, French, English
US 2015 rank:#328     ... 326:Finley, 327:Dalton, 328:Gideon, 329:Reed, 330:Enzo ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Gedeon, Gidon, Aiden, Deon, Gedeone, Gereon, Gibson, Gido, Gion, Guðjón     Details
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About Gideon, the group of names with the same origin as Gideon

Meaning/translation:maybe feller, hewer of wood
Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin:meaning not known for sure, probably feller or hewer (of wood)
 in the Bible Gideon is the 5th judge of Israel
Words:gada = to cut, to hew (cut, e.g. wood)  Hebrew
Topics:Old Testament
Variants' top ranks:328:Gideon USA 2015
Name variants:Gedeon, Gedeone, Gideon, Gidon   Sortable list   Details
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USA yearlyGraph2015 3282014 349,  2013 370,  2012 390,  2011 412,  2010 461,  2009 545,  2008 534,  2007 529,  2006 576,  2005 682,  2004 692,  2003 679,  2002 779,  2001 700,  2000 883,  1995 955