Menachem

Menachem - A very unique male name



  Oct 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Menachem, meaning the comforter, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1948 on position #1506. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Menachem and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Menachem? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Menachem. The baby boy name Menachem was given to 137 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1020 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 11,979 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Menachem peaked in popularity 25 years ago in 1994 on position 767.



Famous with this name

Seth Menachem
Menachem Daum
Menachem Lang


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Menachem is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Menachem is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #230 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,673.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Menachem is where you live.


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Menachem origin and meaning

Menachem is a 8 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means the comforter. To see famous people named Menachem, pop culture references for the name Menachem and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Menachem

We've found the following names that sound similar to Menachem, sorted by popularity.

Mason / Maximo / Maxim / Massimo / Mayson / Masen / Maximino / Maksim / Maison / Macon /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121020
2011932
2010871
2009923
20081003
2007895
2006891
2005869
2004886
2003869
2002885
2001878
2000971
1999956
1998972
1997827
1996845
1995863
1994767
19931092
1992901
19911003
1990920
19891024
19881078
19871083
19861017
19851072
19841003
1983996
19821017
19811000
19801494
19791039
1978987
19771106
1976969
19751045
19741200
19731125
19721325
19711507
19701318
19691396
19681163
19671190
19661375
19651409
19641535
19631510
19611472
19601366
19591436
19581535
19561526
19551423
19541693
19481506

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York230
New Jersey328
Florida901
Illinois1301
California1673

Even more about Menachem


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Menachem a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Menachem?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1994
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Menachem
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 11,979
Letter count 8
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1948
2012 births +137

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