Meaning of Naomi
and the Origins of this baby name
The name Naomi has the following meaning:
Hebrew name meaning "my joy and delight". Supermodel Naomi Campbell has contributed to the recent increase in popularity of this name.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.
As a baby girl name, Naomi is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 157 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).
In 2009, the name Naomi rose in popularity, moving up the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 11 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 107 in the Top 1000 charts.
The following chart shows the popularity of the name Naomi in the USA, over the past 100 years.
The name Naomi is pronounced as nay-o-mee
The following names are baby names related to Naomi and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Naomi: Boys - Axel
, Girls - Cayla
, Both genders - Deborah
Popular Variants for the name Naomi: Naoma
We think the name Naomi should fall under the following style category: Everlasting
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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Naomi to be: Rich and upper class woman
In one word, you might describe Naomi as a(n) "rich
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The names of some famous persons by the name Naomi
(or its variants) are:Naomi Klein
, born on 5 May, a famous journalist. Naomi Klein 's background: A Canadian journalist, author and activist well known for her political analyses of corporate globalization.Naomi Campbell
, born on 22 May, a famous model. Naomi Campbell's background: A British supermodel.Naomi Ellen Watts
, born on 28 September , a famous actress. Naomi Ellen Watts's background: An English-Australian actress. She is known for her roles in Mulholland Drive, the film remakes of The Ring, King Kong and most recently Funny Games, as well as her Academy Award-nominated role in the film 21 Grams.