|History of name:
This name appears once in the Christian Bible in Genesis 26:34 "When Esau was forty years old, he married Judith daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and also Basemath daughter of Elon the Hittite.". Most famous religious connection is perhaps Saint Judith of Prussia. Born into the nobility she was widowed when her husband died on a Christian Crusade to the Holy Land. After this she sold her possessions and lived as a hermitess in the territory of the Teutonic Knights.