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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nochum

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Alt. Meaning

N is for normal, step outside of the box!

O is for organized, you always know where things are

C is for compassion, your finest side.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

U is for upstanding, the honorable way to be

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

Notable Persons Named Nochum

Nochum Shtif was a yiddish linguist and writer. Nochum was born Nochum Shtif on October 6th, 1879 in Rovno, Ukraine. Nochum is also known as Baal Dimion (pen name). He died on April 7th, 1933.


He breathed his last breath on November 26th, 1986.


Fun Facts about the name Nochum

  • How Popular is the name Nochum? Nochum is the 27,624th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nochum have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 189 babies born with the first name Nochum in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nochum to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nochum? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1985 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Nochum first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nochum is Monday, March 8th, 1897.
  • What year had the most people named Nochum born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nochum was in 2012 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Nochum Factoid: According to the 2011 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nochum is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New York have the same name as you in 2011.
  • Weird things about the name Nochum: Your name in reverse order is Muhcon. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Umcnoh. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nochum born May 12, 1952

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Poland approximately on 1700. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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