Simcha

Simcha - A very unique male name



  Oct 23,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Simcha, meaning gladness, mirth, festivity, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1956 on position #1453. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Simcha and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Simcha? 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 Simcha. The baby boy name Simcha was given to 51 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1603 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 32,178 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Simcha peaked in popularity 24 years ago in 1993 on position 1405.



Famous with this name

Kol Simcha
Simcha Jacobovici
Sandi Simcha Dubowski


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Simcha is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Simcha is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #407 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #583.

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 Simcha is where you live.


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Simcha origin and meaning

Simcha is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means gladness, mirth, festivity. To see famous people named Simcha, pop culture references for the name Simcha and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Simcha

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

Semaj / Seamus / Sanjay / Seneca / Shamus / Sanchez / Sang / Shameek / Sung / Seng /

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
20121603
20111653
20101826
20091679
20081915
20071914
20061748
20051699
20041896
20031724
20022025
20011785
20002171
19991861
19982369
19971709
19961846
19951597
19941461
19931405
19921655
19912350
19902364
19892114
19881505
19872019
19861797
19852021
19841730
19831917
19821850
19811877
19802117
19791546
19781416
19771731
19761553
19741668
19722011
19711751
19621550
19571751
19561453

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York407
New Jersey583

Even more about Simcha


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 Simcha 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 Simcha?

2 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
1993
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Simcha
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 32,178
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1956
2012 births +51

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