Name Noa Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Noa


Noa is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Noa thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Noa?

Noa is a biblical name of Hebrew origin. She is one of the five daughters of Zelophehad, along with Hoglah, Mahlah, Milcah, and Tirzah. In English, Noa is not related to the masculine name Noah. It is a popular name in the Netherlands and in Israel. In some countries, Noa is also a boy’s name. Besides, Noa is a Japanese girl’s name.

What does the name Noa mean?

Noa means “movement” or “motion” (from Hebrew “no’ah/נֹעָה”). In Japanese, Noa derived from “no/乃” meaning “from”, “of” and “a/愛” meaning “affection”, “love” and therefore means “from love”.

Pronunciation of Noa

Variants of the name Noa


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Popularity of the name Noa

The name Noa is ranked #1161 overall.

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