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Naaran meaning

נערן
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🔼The name Naaran in the Bible

The name Naaran occurs only once in the Bible. It's the name of a town in Ephraim (1 Chronicles 7:28), which may or may not be the same as the town named Naarath, which is mentioned in Joshua 16:7.

🔼Etymology of the name Naaran

The name Naaran probably comes from the root group נער (na'ar I, II & III):

🔼Naaran meaning

None of the sources we commonly use treats the city name of Naaran separately, but the added nun may indicate a personification of the root: Boys Town, Shaking One, or it comes from a third person feminine plural: They Shake.

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