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Azariah is a baby boy’s name of Hebrew origin that means “helped by God”. Azariah is a traditional name but it was not popular in the US until 2013. Popularity has risen every year since then.

Meaning of the name Azariah:

Hebrew: helped by God

Origin of the name Azariah:

Azariah is a Hebrew baby boy’s name that means “helped by God”. Azariah is a common name in the Hebrew Bible.

Symbolism of the name Azariah:

Azariah is the name of several figures in the Hebrew Bible. The most notable is a man that was ordered thrown into the fires by a Babylonian king.

Style of the name Azariah:


Gender of the name Azariah:

Azariah is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Azariah:


Number of syllables in the name Azariah:


Emotion evoked from the name Azariah:

Azariah evokes feelings of compassion and strength.

Alternative spellings for the name Azariah:

Azaria, Azaryah

Nicknames for the name Azariah:

  • Az
  • Aza
  • Azie
  • Azar
  • Ria 
  • Ara
  • Ari

Popularity of the name Azariah:

According to the Social Security Administration, Azariah is a popular baby boy’s name. Azariah was in the top 1000 baby names list from 2013 to 2021. It peaked at #648 in 2021.

Related names for the name Azariah:

Great middle names for the name Azariah and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Azariah:

  • Azariah Giles Orton (American theologian)
  • Azariah ben Moses dei Rossi (Italian physician and scholar)
  • Azariah Boody (U.S. Congressman from New York)
  • Azariah Cutting Flagg (American editor and politician)
  • Azariah Southworth (American writer and TV presenter)

Azariah in popular culture:

  • ”The Book of Azariah” (literature, writings by Maria Valtorta)
  • Azariah Craulnober (literature, “Forgotten Realms” franchise)
  • Azariah Greenwold (video games, “Requiem for Kingsmouth”)
  • Azariah Hogosha (media, “Demon Slayer”)
  • Azariah (media, “Adventures in Odyssey”)