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).

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