Nechama

Nechama - A very unique female name



  Mar 26,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Nechama, meaning comfort, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1950 on position #1812. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Nechama and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Nechama? 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 Nechama. The baby girl name Nechama was given to 67 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1764 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 21,093 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Nechama peaked in popularity 34 years ago in 1983 on position 1427.



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Nechama is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Nechama is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #234 - and is the least popular in New York at position #568.

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 Nechama is where you live.


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Nechama origin and meaning

Nechama is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means comfort. To see famous people named Nechama, pop culture references for the name Nechama and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Nechama

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

Nizhoni / Najma / Nechuma / Nancyann / Negin / Naseem / Noshin / Nakima / Nasim / Najmo /

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
20121764
20111535
20101647
20091555
20081606
20071755
20061722
20051630
20041623
20031688
20021792
20011673
20001635
19991670
19981632
19971743
19961686
19951731
19941565
19931791
19921714
19911878
19901829
19891828
19881931
19871988
19861568
19851704
19841577
19831427
19821683
19811670
19801753
19791769
19781767
19772068
19761915
19751789
19741835
19731753
19721779
19711642
19702038
19692086
19672304
19662247
19601975
19501812

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Jersey234
New York568

Even more about Nechama


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 Nechama 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Nechama?

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
1983
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Nechama
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 21,093
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1950
2012 births +67

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