Pronunciation: se-hth
Origin: Israel

Emmy Samtani

Emmy Samtani

Emmy is the founder of Kiindred and mother to 3 little ones. Over the last 4 years, she has worked with some of the most credible experts in the parenting space and is a keen contributor on all things parenthood.
Region Origin: Western Asia

Seth is a boy's name of Hebrew origin, meaning "appointed" or "placed". It is associated with the teachings of the Torah and has its roots in both Egyptian and Hebrew cultures. In the Hebrew Bible, Seth was the name of Adam and Eve's third son, born after the death of Abel as a replacement for him. The name is derived from the Hebrew word "shyt," which means "to set or place firm". The name Seth has a rich history and deep meaning. In ancient Egyptian mythology, Seth, also known as Set, was an important deity, considered the god of deserts, storms, disorder, violence, and foreigners. The name Seth means "strength" in Egyptian, but he was also associated with chaos, destruction, confusion, evil, anger, and storms. In various religious texts and contexts, Seth represents the connection between humanity and the divine realm.

Seth Name Popularity Data

chat-overall Overall: Seth is currently #214 on Kiindred
gender-female Boy: Seth is currently #214 on Kiindred Boy Names
gender-male Overall Unique: Seth is currently #211 on Kiindred Unique Names
gender-male Boy Unique: Seth is currently #211 on Kiindred Boy Unique Names

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