All About The Name Tabitha

The girl’s name Tabitha(TA-bi-tha) is a English name from Aramaic meaning: “gazelle”. The name Tabitha is borne by a woman in the New Testament, its Greek name equivalent is Dorcas. Dorcas, is the female disciple who Peter raises from the dead (ACTS 9:36 and 9:40). Tabitha likely originates from the Aramaic word tabya, meaning gazelle furthermore, it may be related to the Hebrew noun sebiya, pronounced tzebiaya, of the same meaning.

Meaning: Gazelle

Origin: English

Gender: Girl

Current Popularity: Not in the US top 1,000 names

Middle Name Possibilities: Blair


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