Nohr Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Nor, from Old Norse nór ‘narrows’, denoting either a narrow passage in a fjord or lake, or a short stream leading from a lake into a river. German: probably a habitational name from Nohra in Thuringia, originally named with elements meaning ‘marshy stream’; or, in Holstein, a topographic name from Nohr ‘stagnant water’, ‘lake’. German (Nöhr): from a reduced form of medieval personal name Apollinaris (a derivative of Greek Apollo). This name was borne by a Christian martyr whose cult was centered on Remagen (Rhineland), where it is found in old forms such as Pollenoris, Bolinoris.

List of People with Surname Nohr

According to our database, there are a total of 105 people with the surname Nohr. Among these people surnamed Nohr, there are about 57 unique names, with an average of 1 people who have the same name. Richard Nohr, William Nohr and Timothy Nohr are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Nohr, with 6, 4 and 3 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Wisconsin has the largest number of people surnamed Nohr, with a total of 33 people, and there are a total of 25 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Nohr, with a total of 17 people and an average of 15 unique names.