Sariah Name Meaning & Origin

Sariah

Pronunciation: sah-RIY-ə (key)

In the Bible, Abram and Sarai were the original names of the couple whom God blessed and renamed Abraham and Sarah. Abram has a familar sound in English but Sarai has always been rare and exotic. In the past few years that has begun to change. It is still uncommon, but increasingly fashionable.

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Sarai, Sariya, Sariyah

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Meanings and history of the name Sariah

Sariah comes from a hebrew name, meaning "princess of Jehovah".

In the book of Mormon, Sariah is the wife of Lehi who travels from Jerusalem to the promised land.

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