Deborah (deb-ruh or deb-uh-ruh) is a feminine name that is used in the English, Hebrew, and Biblical languages.
Meaning and HistoryEdit
Deborah means "bee" in Hebrew.
In the Old Testament Book of Judges, Deborah is a heroine and prophetess who leads the Israelites to defeat Canaanites.
Deborah was first used by English Christians after the Protestant Reformation, and it was popular among the Puritans.