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Jonah meaning, origin, history

Name: Jonah No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: Hebrew English
How to pronounce Jonah jo-nah What does my name mean?
Meanings: Dove Pure Creamy-white Color Hard Tusk Hard Tusk Used for Carving Fine Art and Jewellery The Dove

Jonah was ranked 141 in 2015 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.92% from its previous ranking of 137 in 2014. Jonah was ranked 945 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 1.39% from its previous ranking of 932 in 2014.

Full form of Jonah : Jolly Optimistic Noble Ambitious Honest

Jonah is a very very popular first name for a boy in England & Wales which is popular since 2011 and ranked 149 in 2014. Around 3392 people wear Jonah as their first name. Jonah is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Jonah is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular since 1979 and ranked 141 (0.072741% bearer) in 2015 in US. Around 58047 people wear Jonah as their first name. Jonah is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare name since 1880 and ranked 141 (0.072741% bearer) in 2015 in US. Only 58047 people have Jonah as their first name. Jonah is not a native United States and Jonah may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.016238% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Jonah
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1979369391
1980380394
1981381384
1993420449
19942411178
19952091370
19961941568
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Expression number of Jonah is 3.

Jonah are lively, imaginative, enthusiastic and optimistic. Jonah are expressive and inspire others wherever they go. Jonah possess great verbal skills which make them good comedian, artist or writer.

Names that rhyme with Jonah Aalanah, Aaminah, Aayanah, Abriannah, Adelinah, Adinah, Adrianah, Adriannah, Adryanah, Aginah, Aiyanah, Aiyannah, Ajeenah, Alainah, Alainnah, Alanah, Alannah, Alaynah, Aleanah, AleenahFamous people named Jonah
Jonah Lisa Dyer in Hysteria as Writer
Dolly Jonah in Harry and Tonto as Actress
Roni Jonah in Flying Saucer Sexodus as Actress
Jonah Hwang in Outcall as Actor
Jonah Falcon in Big Like Me as
Jonah Mazer in The Dog Who Saved Halloween as Actor
Jonah Luber in Zoolander as Actor
Jonah Lomu in River Deep, Mountain High: James Nesbitt in New Zealand as
Jonah in Zoo as Actor
Jonah Wharton in Unmanned as Actor
Names like Jonah Jon, Jona, Jonadab, Jonae, Jonael, Jonah, Jonahan, Jonahs, Jonahtan, Jonai, Jonalee, Jonalyn, Jonalynn, Jonam, Jonan, Jonanthan, Jonanthony, Jonas, Jonasia, Jonatan
Jonah Namesakes Posts having Jonah: Comments : Jonah is a proper name Italian male in English-speaking countries. It comes from the Hebrew name יוֹנָה ( Yonah ), which means " dove " ; it shall have the same meaning of the names Colombo, Paloma, Jemima, Where and Semiramide. It may also be consider that Jonas, widespread variation in the Scandinavian languages, as well as in Dutch and German, can also be the form of Lithuania of Giovanni. In the Bible, Jonah the prophet is known to have been swallowed by a great fish; his story was already very popular in the Middle Ages but the name, at least with regard to the English language, became popular only after the Protestant Reformation. Variants of the name are يونس ( Yunus ), Jonah, Jonah, Jonáš. - Demetrius Fussell
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