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What does Nechemia mean?

Nechemia Pronunciation of Nechemia [ne-chemia] as a name for boys is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Nechemia means "comforter". Nechemia is a version of Nehemiah (Hebrew).

Associated with: comforter.


Nechemia has 2 variants: Nechemiah and Nechemya.

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Middle name pairings:
Nechemia Izaiah (N.I.), ..

How popular is Nechemia?

Nechemia is an uncommon given name for males. Nechemia is a unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Nehemiah (#362 in recent rankings) is the only prominent variation form of Nechemia (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Nechemiah, are seldom used. Adoption of this relation of Nechemia was more pronounced among parents in the year 2013 and has remained as conventional to this day. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nehemiah in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Gephania (see Gefen), Geremia, Hosheia, Jeremia, Nacham, Nachman, Nachum, Nechum, Nehum, Nemesio, Nesterio (see Nestor), Yeremia, Zacharia and Zecheriah. Like Nechemia, these names are not frequently used.

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