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Nehemiah Name Popularity

How popular is the name Nehemiah? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 0 0%
1916 0 0%
1917 0 0%
1918 0 0%
1919 1,210 10 0.001%
1920 1,608 5 0.0004%
1921 0 0%
1922 1,649 5 0.0004%
1923 0 0%
1924 0 0%
1925 1,499 5 0.0004%
1926 0 0%
1927 0 0%
1928 0 0%
1929 0 0%
1930 0 0%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 0 0%
1936 0 0%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 0 0%
1943 0 0%
1944 0 0%
1945 0 0%
1946 0 0%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 1,491 5 0.0003%
1950 0 0%
1951 0 0%
1952 0 0%
1953 0 0%
1954 0 0%
1955 1,510 5 0.0003%
1956 1,553 5 0.0003%
1957 0 0%
1958 0 0%
1959 0 0%
1960 0 0%
1961 0 0%
1962 0 0%
1963 0 0%
1964 0 0%
1965 0 0%
1966 0 0%
1967 0 0%
1968 0 0%
1969 0 0%
1970 0 0%
1971 0 0%
1972 0 0%
1973 0 0%
1974 0 0%
1975 0 0%
1976 0 0%
1977 1,737 6 0.0004%
1978 0 0%
1979 1,315 17 0.0012%
1980 1,237 22 0.0015%
1981 1,220 23 0.0016%
1982 1,025 37 0.0025%
1983 1,060 33 0.0022%
1984 1,083 31 0.0021%
1985 1,254 24 0.0016%
1986 1,135 31 0.0021%
1987 1,188 29 0.0019%
1988 1,433 20 0.0013%
1989 1,295 30 0.0019%
1990 1,872 12 0.0007%
1991 1,402 27 0.0017%
1992 1,338 33 0.0021%
1993 1,285 37 0.0024%
1994 1,214 44 0.0029%
1995 1,102 61 0.004%
1996 1,047 68 0.0045%
1997 1,139 62 0.0042%
1998 855 123 0.0082%
1999 871 124 0.0083%
2000 687 206 0.0135%
2001 659 233 0.0155%
2002 659 237 0.0158%
2003 597 316 0.0208%
2004 573 346 0.0227%
2005 462 511 0.0334%
2006 361 793 0.0506%
2007 357 862 0.0546%
2008 359 834 0.054%
2009 358 830 0.0555%
2010 333 907 0.0629%
2011 347 833 0.0585%
2012 339 881 0.0618%
2013 339 903 0.0634%
2014 358 853 0.0585%
2015 357 888 0.061%
2016 355 892 0.0619%
2017 363 857 0.0614%
2018 389 766 0.0558%
2019 364 828 0.0612%
2020 378 766 0.0602%

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What names are variants of Nehemiah?

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Nechemia

Comforter

Hebrew

Nechemiah

Comforter

Hebrew

Nechemya

Comforter

Hebrew


What names sound like Nehemiah?

If you like how Nehemiah sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Nehemiah.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Nahum

Comforter

Hebrew

Nehum

Comfort

Hebrew


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2 Comments

  1. All of my children have biblical names so it was easy to find a name but this Nehemiah we just feel in love with i also have a Heaven a Faith and Israel

  2. It was really easy to come up with my son name i wanted him to have a unique name that fit in with his siblings my oldest is name Heaven second oldest is name Faith and my first born son is name Israel so we decided on Nehemiah and everyone loves it as much as us


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