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Gender: Female Pronunciation: Neh-KAH-mah Meaning of Nechama: "comfort" Origin of Nechama: Hebrew

The name Nechama is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "comfort". Nechama and is often added to lists like Names with Inspirational Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "What would you name a sibling to...?".

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Traditional Hebrew name that has never entered the American mainstream.

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Famous People Named Nechama

Nechama Rivlin, 1st Lady of Israel as wife of President Reuven Rivlin
Nechama 'Nama' Hendel, Israeli pop singer
Nechama Leibowitz, Israeli Bible scholar
Nechama Tec, Polish-American sociologist

Pop Culture References for the name Nechama

Nechamit, Nachuma, Nehama, Necha, Nachmaniya, Nachmanit, Nachmi, Neche