Jude: unisex baby name meaning and popularity


Derived from the Greek form of the Hebrew name Judah, meaning “praise.” Which is exactly what you’ll do to high heaven when your little Jude poops in the potty for the first time. Hooray!


Uh, pretty much just Jude. Unless you wanted to go with Juju or something.

Famous people named Jude:

Actors Jude Law, River Jude Phoenix, and Jude Swanberg; singer-songwriter Jude Christodal.

Fun facts:

The famous Beatles song “Hey Jude” evolved from “Hey Jules,” a song that Paul McCartney penned to help John Lennon’s son, Julian, cope with his parents’ divorce.

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