Naomi

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Female Female Name

Usage

Sweden Swedish
Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Finland Finnish
Faroe Islands Faroese
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

1) Hebrew נָעֳמִי (na'omiy) = 'my pleasure, my delight' [1]

2) Hebrew no'am = 'pleasure, delight' [2]

3) Hebrew no'am = 'my delight, loveliness' [3]

4) Hebrew noomi = 'comfort, grace' [4] [5]

5) Hebrew name meaning 'happy' [6]

6) Hebrew name meaning 'endearing', 'gentle' [7]

Related Names

Naemi
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Naimi
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Naomi
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Danish Faroese Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Swedish
Naomí
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Icelandic
Naómí
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Icelandic
Neemi
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Finish Swedish
Noemi
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Danish Finish Norwegian Swedish
Nomi
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Danish Faroese Finish Norwegian Swedish
Noomi
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Danish Faroese Finish Norwegian Swedish
Noomie
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Swedish

See also Naema

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Naomi
Genitive: Naomis
Faroe Islands - Faroese
Nominative: Naomi
Accusative: Naomi
Dative: Naomi
Genitive: Naomiar
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Naomi
Genitive: Naomin
Partitive: Naomia
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Naomi
Genitive: Naomis
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Naomi
Genitive: Naomis

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Bible

  • In the Old Testament, Naomi was the mother-in-law of Rut. After the dead of her husband she changed her name to Mara.

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[9]
830 1248 1 2
Norway Norway[10]
491 n.a. 0 n.a.
Denmark Denmark[11]
430 n.a. 0 n.a.
Finland Finland[12]
n.a. 410 0 0
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Naomi(f) Sources: [9][11][10][12]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Naomi(f) Sources: [13]

Sources: [9] [11] [10] [12]

References

  1. Roland Otterbjörk: Svenska förnamn (1979)
  2. Rosa und Volker Kohlheim: Duden Lexikon der Vornamen (1998)
  3. Wilfried Seibicke: Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch (Band 1-4)
  4. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  5. 5.0 5.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  7. Michael Lerche Nielsen: Hvad skal barnet hedde? (2003)
  8. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  13. details see Name Statistic tables