M

Tabitha

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

Categories:

If you like Tabitha, you might consider:

Lists with the name Tabitha:

Truly Unique and Meaningful Biblical Names for Girls

 

What do you think of the name Tabitha?

Related Posts:

Prunella Name Meaning

Get the Latest

Categories