Nahom

First Name
736
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
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in 2010
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How to Pronounce Nahom

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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Nahom mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Nahom

User Submitted Origins

     Eritrea
29%
     English
18%
     Hebrew
12%
     African
12%
     Amharic
12%
     Arabic
6%
     Aramaic
6%
     Jewish
6%

User Submitted Meanings

  • A submission from Virginia, United States says the name Nahom means "A great person".
  • According to a user from California, United States, the name Nahom means "Messenger of God".
  • A submission from Washington, United States says the name Nahom means "Gods is your comforter." and is of Eritrea origin.
  • A user from Ethiopia says the name Nahom means "Comforter".
  • According to a user from Washington, United States, the name Nahom is of Hebrew origin and means "From the Prophet Nahum in the Bible meaning God is your comforter(God comforts)".

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Nahom

Nahom was born on June 3rd, 1989 in Unspecified, Ethiopia.

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Nahom Debesay is an athlete for the Frigg Oslo FK.

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Nahom Gebru is a sports team member for the FSV Frankfurt.

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Nahom Girmai Netabay is an athlete for the Kristianstad FC.

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How popular is the baby name Nahom in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1993 8 0 8
1994 8 0 8
1995 7 0 7
1996 8 0 8
1997 12 0 12
1998 15 0 15
1999 24 0 24
2000 14 0 14
2001 18 0 18
2002 20 0 20
2003 18 0 18
2004 21 0 21
2005 32 0 32
2006 49 0 49
2007 38 0 38
2008 44 0 44
2009 53 0 53
2010 51 0 51
2011 52 0 52
2012 52 0 52
2013 35 0 35
2014 26 0 26
2015 43 0 43
2016 44 0 44
2017 44 0 44
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Nahom

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Nahom as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Nahom

  • How Popular is the name Nahom? Nahom is the 12,814th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nahom have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 736 babies born with the first name Nahom in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nahom to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nahom? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1993 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Nahom first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nahom is Wednesday, July 29th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Nahom born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nahom was in 2009 with a total of 53 babies.
  • Random Nahom Factoid: According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nahom is not a popular baby boy's name in District of Columbia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in District of Columbia have the same name as you in 2012.
  • Weird things about the name Nahom: Your name in reverse order is Mohan. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onmah. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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