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German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Jeremias. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Southern Germany
  • Western Germany

Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of Ιερεμιας (Ieremias), a Greek form of the Hebrew name יִרְמְיָהוּ (Yirmiyahu) meaning

1) 'Jahve has uplifted'

2) 'Jahve has founded, assigned'

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