Noa

Noa - A very unique female name



  Jan 23,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Noa, meaning movement, motion, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1990 on position #3104. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Noa and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Noa? 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 Noa. The baby girl name Noa was given to 200 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1005 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 7,066 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Noa peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 1005.



Famous with this name

Noa Barkai
Noa Bolozky
Noa Palotto


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Noa is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Noa is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #435 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,937.

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 Noa is where you live.


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Noa origin and meaning

Noa is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means movement, motion. To see famous people named Noa, pop culture references for the name Noa and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Noa

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

Naomi / Nina / Nia / Noemi / Nannie / Nona / Nan / Nya / Nyah / Neha /

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
20121005
20111070
20101095
20091119
20081221
20071189
20061238
20051470
20041503
20031281
20021442
20011517
20001592
19991724
19981817
19972063
19961703
19952858
19923286
19903104

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York435
New Jersey493
Connecticut524
Massachusetts687
California781
Illinois806
Washington823
Florida829
Colorado844
Virginia974
Maryland990
Michigan1161
Ohio1583
Georgia1651
Texas1937

Even more about Noa


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 Noa 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 Noa?

1 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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Noa
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 7,066
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1990
2012 births +200

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