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Noah Name Meaning and Origin

Noah Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Rest, peace, comfort

Name Origin


Noah means 'rest' or 'peace' in Hebrew. It is most famously known as the name of the biblical figure who built an ark and survived a great flood, symbolizing new beginnings and hope.

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Noah Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Noah is a smooth, easy-to-pronounce name with a simple and clear sound, making it effortless to say and remember.

Name Melody Rating:

The two syllables in Noah flow nicely together, creating a harmonious rhythm when spoken aloud.

Famous People Named Noah

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Noah Wyle

Noah Wyle is an American actor known for his role as Dr. John Carter on the TV series 'ER'. He has also appeared in movies like 'Donnie Darko' and 'The Librarian'.

● Noah Centineo

Noah Centineo is an American actor who gained popularity for his roles in teen romantic comedies like 'To All the Boys I've Loved Before' and 'Sierra Burgess Is a Loser'.

● Noah Schnapp

Noah Schnapp is a young actor best known for his role as Will Byers in the popular Netflix series 'Stranger Things'.

Noah Name Popularity Insights

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The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Noah

The name Noah is generally free from negative associations. However, some may perceive a potential drawback in its overwhelming popularity, leading to concerns about commonality and lack of uniqueness.

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