🔼The name Nogah: Summary
- Brilliance, Shining Splendor
- From the verb נגה (nagah), to lighten or reflect light.
🔼The name Nogah in the Bible
🔼Etymology of the name Nogah
The name Nogah derives from the verb נגה (nagah), meaning to lighten, or to reflect light:
The verb נגה (nagah) means to lighten, or to reflect light. Nouns נגה (nogah) and נגהה (negoha) mean brightness, a lightning up or a reflecting of light.
For a meaning of the name Nogah, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Brilliance and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes a rather overly enthusiastic Shining Splendor.
BDB Theological Dictionary does not offer an interpretation of our name but does list it under the verb נגה (nagah), meaning to lighten.