What does Newcomb mean?
Newcomb [new-comb] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Newcomb is "new valley". Place name. The old British word "combe" means a valley or the flank of a hill.
Newcomb has 1 variant: Newcombe.Creative forms:
(male) Nacomb, Necomb, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Newcomb Adan (N.A.), ..
How popular is Newcomb?
Newcomb is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#2331 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Newcomb has not made it into the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Anscomb (see Anscom), Holcomb, Newport, Newton▼ and Wycomb. These names tend to be more frequently used than Newcomb.See names in meaning and etymology.