The name Noah means Rest, Peace and is of Hebrew origin. Noah is name that's been used by parents who are considering unisex or non-gendered baby names--baby names that can be used for any gender.

In the Bible, Noah was known for gathering animals “two by two” and creating an ark of refuge for the great flood. Common nicknames include “No” and “Noey.”

Other that the Biblical Noah, famous Noahs include actors Noah Wiley, Noah Emmerich and Noah Beery. Noah Adams is a famous correspondent for National Public Radio. Of note, it is rarely used as a female name but is the name of Noah Lindsey Cyrus, daughter of Billy Ray Cyrus. Authors include Noah Webster, Noah Gordon, and Noah Eli Gorden.

Fictional Noahs that are not in religious works include Noah
Calhoun from the novel The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks and Noah Puckerman (Puck) from the TV show Glee. It is also a common name on U.S. soap operas, including Noah Drake (General Hospital), Noah Mayer (As the World Turns), and Noah Newman (The Young and the Restless).

People who like the name Noah also like the names: Liam, Oliver, Elijah, Ethan, Owen, Caleb, Benjamin, Charlotte, Olivia, Amelia, Ava, Grace, Sophia, Emma

Stats for the Name Noah

checkmark Noah is currently #40 on the Baby Names popularity charts
checkmark Noah is currently #2 in U.S. births

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Noah - Harry Belafonte
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Noah Freestyle - Lil' Flip
 
Noah Sugar Pan - The Congos
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Noah's Dove - 10,000 Maniacs
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Noah's Journey - The Notebook Soundtrack
 
The Noah Plan - Peter Schilling
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