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Jorah

What does Jorah mean?

Jorah Pronunciation of Jorah [jo-rah] as a girls' name is pronounced JOR-ah, YOUR-ay. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Jorah is "first rain or autumn rain". Biblical. In Israel, at the end of the drought season with the return of the rain, people drop what they are doing and run into the street shouting "Jorah!"

Associated with: rain (water), biblical, israel.

Variations

Creative forms:
(female) Joara, Johrah, ..

(male) Joph, Jore, ..

Middle name pairings:
Jorah Payton (J.P.), ..

How popular is Jorah?

Jorah is an uncommon given name for females and also a rare surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Jorah has not been listed in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Jorah name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Jorah outside U.S.

Similar Names

Jorah is alike in pronunciation to Jarae, Jerae, Jeree, Jeri, Jerri, Jerry, Jery, Jorey, Jori, Jorie and Jorry. Other suggested similar names are Abrah, Adrah, Anorah, Barah, Carah, Cyrah, Darah, Dorah, Drorah (see Derora), Farah, Janah, Jaral, Joan, Joda, Joia, Jola, Jolan, Jona, Jonae, Jonay, Jordan, Jorja, Joya, Karah, Kyrah, Leorah, Lorah, Marah, Merah, Mirah, Monah, Morah, Moriah, Myrah, Nonah, Norah, Oonah, Oprah, Orah, Perah, Sarah, Serah, Tarah, Terah, Tovah, Yonah, Zarah, Zorah and Zorrah. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jorah.

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