COMFORT f English (Rare)
From the English word comfort
, ultimately from Latin confortare
"to strengthen greatly", a derivative of fortis
"strong". It was used as a given name after the Protestant Reformation.
JABR m Arabic
Means "consolation, assistance"
JUN-SEO m Korean
From Sino-Korean 俊 (jun)
meaning "talented, handsome" combined with 舒 (seo)
meaning "open up, unfold, comfortable, easy" or 瑞 (seo)
meaning "felicitous omen, auspicious". This name can be formed by other hanja character combinations as well.
MEHRNAZ f Persian
From Persian مهر (mehr)
meaning "friendship" or "sun" and ناز (naz)
meaning "delight, comfort". This is the name of a character in the 10th-century Persian epic the Shahnameh
MENAHEM m Biblical, Hebrew
From the Hebrew name מְנַחֵם (Menachem)
. This was the name of a king of Israel, appearing in the Old Testament. His reign was noted for its brutality.
NAHUM m Biblical
in Hebrew, from the root נָחַם (nacham)
. Nahum is one of the twelve minor prophets of the Old Testament. He authored the Book of Nahum in which the downfall of Nineveh is foretold.
NEHEMIAH m Biblical
Means "YAHWEH comforts"
in Hebrew, derived from נָחַם (nacham)
meaning "to comfort" and יָה (yah)
referring to the Hebrew God. According to the Book of Nehemiah in the Old Testament he was a leader of the Jews who was responsible for the rebuilding of Jerusalem after the return from the Babylonian captivity.
SEO-JUN m Korean
From Sino-Korean 瑞 (seo)
meaning "felicitous omen, auspicious" or 舒 (seo)
meaning "open up, unfold, comfortable, easy" combined with 俊 (jun)
meaning "talented, handsome". This name can also be formed from other character combinations.
WOJCIECH m Polish
Derived from the Slavic elements voji
"warrior, soldier" and tekha
"solace, comfort, joy". Saint Wojciech (also known by the Czech form of his name Vojtěch
or his adopted name Adalbert
) was a Bohemian missionary to Hungary, Poland and Prussia, where he was martyred in the 10th century.