Simcha name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Simcha

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from the United States says the name Simcha is of Hebrew origin and means "Happy, joy".
  2. According to 2 people from Brazil and the United Kingdom, the name Simcha is of Hebrew origin and means "Joy".
  3. According to a user from Texas, U.S., the name Simcha is of Jewish origin and means "Continual Joy".
  4. A user from New Jersey, U.S. says the name Simcha is of Hebrew origin and means "Happiness".
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From Yiddish שׂמחה‎ (simkhe), from Hebrew שִׂמְחָה‎ (simkhá, literally “happiness”).

  1. (Judaism) a joyous occasion, celebration

Notable Persons Named Simcha

Notable Persons Named Simcha

Simcha Jacobovici

Simcha Jacobovici is a film director, producer, journalist, and writer. Simcha was born on April 4th, 1953 in Petah Tikva.

Sidney Myer

Sidney Myer was a businessman. Sidney was given the name Simcha Myer Baevski on February 8th, 1878 in Krychaw, Mogilev Governorate, Russian Empire. He passed away on September 5th, 1934.

Simcha Felder

Simcha Felder is a Member of the New York City Council from the 44th district and Member of theNew York City Councilfrom the 44th district.

Simcha Rotem

Simcha was born on February 10th, 1925 in Warsaw.

Simcha Erlich

Simcha was born in 1915 in Poland. He breathed his last breath on June 19th, 1983.

Simcha Weinstein

Simcha Weinstein is a rabbi and author. Simcha was given the name Simon Weinstein in Manchester.


Fun Facts about the name Simcha

  • How Popular is the name Simcha? Simcha is the 7,570th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Simcha have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,760 babies born with the first name Simcha in the United States. That's more than enough people named Simcha to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Simcha? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1956 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Simcha first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Simcha is Monday, February 27th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Simcha born? The highest recorded use of the first name Simcha was in 2019 with a total of 84 babies.
  • Random Simcha Factoid: According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Simcha is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New Jersey have the same name in 2010.
  • Weird things about the name Simcha: The name spelled backwards is Ahcmis. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Hcsiam. How do you pronounce that?
  • Simcha name meaning

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