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The origin of the name Noah is Hebrew


This is how Noah is written in Hebrew:

נֹחַ = Noach


The  biblical meaning of the name Noah is rest.

Noah was saved from the flood


The name Noah appears in the bible in the following verses:

Genesis 5:29 KJV
And he called his name Noah, saying, This same shall comfort us concerning our work and toil of our hands, because of the ground which the LORD hath cursed.

Genesis 5:30 KJV
And Lamech lived after he begat Noah five hundred ninety and five years, and begat sons and daughters:

Genesis 5:32 KJV
And Noah was five hundred years old: and Noah begat Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

Genesis 6:8 KJV
But Noah found grace in the eyes of the LORD.

Genesis 6:9 KJV
These are the generations of Noah: Noah was a just man and perfect in his generations, and Noah walked with God.

Genesis 6:10 KJV
And Noah begat three sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

Genesis 6:13 KJV
And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth is filled with violence through them; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth.

Genesis 6:22 KJV
Thus did Noah; according to all that God commanded him, so did he.

Genesis 7:1 KJV
And the LORD said unto Noah, Come thou and all thy house into the ark; for thee have I seen righteous before me in this generation.

Genesis 7:5 KJV
And Noah did according unto all that the LORD commanded him.

Genesis 7:6 KJV
And Noah was six hundred years old when the flood of waters was upon the earth.

Genesis 7:7 KJV
And Noah went in, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons’ wives with him, into the ark, because of the waters of the flood.

Genesis 7:9 KJV
There went in two and two unto Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah.

Genesis 7:11 KJV
In the six hundredth year of Noah’s life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the same day were all the fountains of the great deep broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened.

Genesis 7:13 KJV
In the selfsame day entered Noah, and Shem, and Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah’s wife, and the three wives of his sons with them, into the ark;

Genesis 7:15 KJV
And they went in unto Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the breath of life.

Genesis 7:23 KJV
And every living substance was destroyed which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed from the earth: and Noah only remained alive, and they that were with him in the ark.

Genesis 8:1 KJV
And God remembered Noah, and every living thing, and all the cattle that was with him in the ark: and God made a wind to pass over the earth, and the waters asswaged;

Genesis 8:6 KJV
And it came to pass at the end of forty days, that Noah opened the window of the ark which he had made:

Genesis 8:11 KJV
And the dove came in to him in the evening; and, lo, in her mouth was an olive leaf pluckt off: so Noah knew that the waters were abated from off the earth.

Genesis 8:13 KJV
And it came to pass in the six hundredth and first year, in the first month, the first day of the month, the waters were dried up from off the earth: and Noah removed the covering of the ark, and looked, and, behold, the face of the ground was dry.

Genesis 8:15 KJV
And God spake unto Noah, saying,

Genesis 8:18 KJV
And Noah went forth, and his sons, and his wife, and his sons’ wives with him:

Genesis 8:20 KJV
And Noah builded an altar unto the LORD; and took of every clean beast, and of every clean fowl, and offered burnt offerings on the altar.

Genesis 9:1 KJV
And God blessed Noah and his sons, and said unto them, Be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth.

Genesis 9:8 KJV
And God spake unto Noah, and to his sons with him, saying,

Genesis 9:17 KJV
And God said unto Noah, This is the token of the covenant, which I have established between me and all flesh that is upon the earth.

Genesis 9:18 KJV
And the sons of Noah, that went forth of the ark, were Shem, and Ham, and Japheth: and Ham is the father of Canaan.

Genesis 9:19 KJV
These are the three sons of Noah: and of them was the whole earth overspread.

Genesis 9:20 KJV
And Noah began to be an husbandman, and he planted a vineyard:

Genesis 9:24 KJV
And Noah awoke from his wine, and knew what his younger son had done unto him.

Genesis 9:28 KJV
And Noah lived after the flood three hundred and fifty years.

Genesis 9:29 KJV
And all the days of Noah were nine hundred and fifty years: and he died.

Genesis 10:1 KJV
Now these are the generations of the sons of Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth: and unto them were sons born after the flood.

Genesis 10:32 KJV
These are the families of the sons of Noah, after their generations, in their nations: and by these were the nations divided in the earth after the flood.

1 Chronicles 1:4 KJV
Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

Isaiah 54:9 KJV
For this is as the waters of Noah unto me: for as I have sworn that the waters of Noah should no more go over the earth; so have I sworn that I would not be wroth with thee, nor rebuke thee.

Ezekiel 14:14 KJV
Though these three men, Noah, Daniel, and Job, were in it, they should deliver but their own souls by their righteousness, saith the Lord GOD.

Ezekiel 14:20 KJV
Though Noah, Daniel, and Job, were in it, as I live, saith the Lord GOD, they shall deliver neither son nor daughter; they shall but deliver their own souls by their righteousness.