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Nour (girl)

What does Nour mean?

Nour Pronunciation of Nour [nour] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Nour). The name Nour means "light". Nour is a variant form of Nura (Arabic, Aramaic).

Associated with: light.


Nour has 2 variants: Noor and Nur.

2 more different relations via Nura: Noura and Nuru.

Creative forms:
(female) Neeur, Nouru, ..

(male) Noner, Nonor, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nour Karoline (N.K.), ..

How popular is Nour?

Nour is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#55003 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Nour entered the list in 2004 and reached its peak position of #1769 in the U.S. in the year 2008, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Noor (#985 from recent data) is the only other prominent variation form of Nour rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Noura, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Nour was at its most widespread 7 years ago (adoption of 0.01%) and is almost as conventional today (adoption 0.01%, 12.8%). Noor is the most trendy baby name in this compilation.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nour, Noor in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nour and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Nour is alike in pronunciation to Nore. Other recommended names are Noa, Noe, Noel, Nola, Nona, Noni, Noora, Nora, Norm, Norry and Nova. These names tend to be more commonly used than Nour.

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