Meaning and Origin of: Noah
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Boy name origins & meanings:
- Hebrew : Comfort; wanderer
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Family name origins & meanings:
- English, German, and Jewish (Sephardic and Israeli) : from the Biblical personal name Noah (see Noe).
- English : probably a variant spelling of Noar, a topographic name derived from misdivision of the Middle English phrase atten ore ‘at the bank or steep slope’ (Old English ōra).