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Noah Name Meaning

How to Pronounce Noah

Syllable : No·ah

Spell : [noh-uh]

Phonetic : /ˈnoʊ ə/

What does Noah Mean?

Noah Name Gender : Boy Names

Noah Name Origin : The origin of the name Noah is English baby names

Meaning Of Noah : Noah name meaning is form of the name of the biblical character whose family was the only one saved from the great Flood ordained by God to destroy mankind because of its wickedness. The origin of the name is far from certain; in the Bible it is implied that it means `rest` (Genesis 5: 29, `and he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall comfort us concerning our work and the toil of our hands, because of the ground which the Lord hath cursed`). One tradition indeed explains it as derived from the Hebrew root meaning `to comfort` (see NAHUM) with the final consonant dropped. French: Noe.

In addition to these data about Noah name meaning, Noah name is a boy name that starts with N and letter N means that you are intuitive, innoative and original, you are unconventional, you are quite opinionated and change your mind only after much discussion, you like to keep track of your life, by writing in a diary for instance also you are sensual and may be involved in many love affairs during your life. You can search our database via baby name finder tool to find similar names of Noah name. If you know more about Noah name meaning, please send us feedback, we are looking forward your contributions. Please read all sections of the name Noah. If you consider Noah name is proper name for your baby, please inform us what you think about your decision. Names that sound like Noah : Noy Nouel Norvald Norcross Nopaltzin .

Etymology Of The Name Noah

Masculine proper name, from Hebrew Noah, literally "rest." Phrase Noah's ark attested from 1610s. The adjective Noachian, in reference to the flood legend, is from 1670s.

Noah Name Definition

noun : Noah (the Hebrew patriarch who saved himself and his family and the animals by building an ark in which they survived 40 days and 40 nights of rain; the story of Noah and the flood is told in the Book of Genesis)

Popularity Of Noah

For U.S. births in 2015, the number of births with name Noah is 19511, representing about 1.102736 percent of all male births in 2015. See interactive baby names map for Noah name popularity by states.

CountryPopularity rank
united states popular baby namesUnited States1
England and Wales popular baby namesEngland and Wales13
Ireland popular baby namesIreland10
united kingdom popular baby namesScotland7
Canada popular baby namesCanada9
Australia popular baby namesAustralia3
New Zealand popular baby namesNew Zealand7
sweden popular baby namesSweden13
norway popular baby namesNorway145
france popular baby namesFrance61
denmark popular baby namesDenmark2
austria popular baby namesAustria21

Noah Name In Other Languages

Spell Noah Name In Nautical Flags

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Noah Name In Braille Alphabet

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Noah Name In Morse Code

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