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Updated: Jul 10, 2024 | 👁️ 15 Views | 🔊 15 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Hebrew

Meaning: Myrtle

Pronunciation: hah-duh-suh, /həˈdæsə/, HH AH D AE S AH

Popularity Rank: #46,658

On this page:

  • 1. Hadassah Meaning
  • 2. Hadassah Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Hadassah
  • 4. Hadassah Translations in other languages
  • 5. Hadassah Name Popularity
  • 6. Hadassah popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Hadassah
  • 8. Names similar to Hadassah

Hadassah Meaning

Derived from the Hebrew name הֲדַסָּה (Hadassah) meaning "myrtle". In the Bible, Hadassah was the Hebrew name of Queen Esther, who saved the Jewish people from destruction.

Hadassah also means "Myrtle".

Hadassah is commonly found in United States of America, Nigeria, Israel, and 52 more countries.

Hadassah Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: hah-duh-suh

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /həˈdæsə/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: HH AH D AE S AH

HH: Pronounce as in "he" (HH IY)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

D: Pronounce as in "dog" (D AO G)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Hadassah Translations in other languages

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Hadassah Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Hadassah is recorded 662 times globally, ranking it as the 46,658th most common name worldwide.

Hadassah is most prevalent in United States of America, with 205 occurrences, making it the 9,966th most popular name in the country.

In Israel, the name Hadassah is found among 1 in every 5310 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Hadassah Popularity by Country

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United States of America#9,9661 : 8,825
Nigeria#4,7791 : 7,731
Israel#6,0041 : 5,310
South Africa#28,9951 : 83,746
Ghana#2,8561 : 7,165
Palestine#10,8241 : 14,434

List of countries the name Hadassah is rarely found

Hadassah popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Hadassah from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Hadassah

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