Jeremy
Origin/Usage
Hebrew
Pronunciation
JER-ə-mee
Meaning
Lifted up or exalted by God
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Jeremy originates in Hebrew language and means "lifted up or exalted by God". It is an English medieval variant of the Biblical name Jeremiah. Historically, Jeremy has always been more popular in Great Britain than the United States.

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Jeremy Akers - football player
Jeremy Bentham - philosopher
Jeremy Brett - actor
Jeremy Brown - baseball player
Jeremy Castle - musician
Jeremy Clark - football player
Jeremy Irons - actor

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