What does Nimrod mean?
Nimrod [nim-rod] as a boys' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Nimrod is "we will rebel". Biblical: Nimrod "the mighty hunter" in Genesis.
(male) Narod, Newrod, ..
(female) Nimra, Nimrodie, ..
How popular is Nimrod?
Nimrod is an unusual first name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#75219 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name history of Nimrod for boys. Nimrod reached its apex rank of #1400 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Ahmod, Brod, Ellrod, Elrod, Jarod▼, Jarrod▼, Jerod▼, Jerrod▼, Nemo, Nicco, Nichol, Nico▲, Nicol, Nicos, Nikko, Niklos, Niko▲, Nikos, Nilos, Nilson, Nixon▲ and Njord. These names tend to be more commonly used than Nimrod.