Nuh - boys name

Nuh name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 79%

Nuh name meaning:

The name Nuh is of Arabic origin and holds significant historical and religious importance. Nuh, also known as Noah in English, is a prophet mentioned in various religious texts, including the Quran and the Bible. In Islamic tradition, Nuh is considered one of the greatest prophets, chosen by God to warn his people about the impending flood and to guide them towards righteousness.

The name Nuh carries connotations of strength, steadfastness, and resilience. It is associated with someone who possesses wisdom, patience, and the ability to guide others in times of adversity. Naming a boy Nuh may symbolize the hope for him to inherit these qualities and to become a leader, protector, or spiritual guide in his community.

Furthermore, the story of Nuh teaches important lessons of faith, obedience, and the consequences of disbelief. The name Nuh represents a deep-rooted religious and cultural significance, reminding parents and their children of the importance of staying true to their faith and values in the face of challenges.

Origin: Arabic

The Biblical Noah is the English language equivalent.

Related names

Nuh , Nooh

Other boys names beginning with N


Overall UK ranking: 1023 out of 4789

28 recorded births last year

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