Origin: Hebrew, Japanese
直美 (Japanese) Naomi- "honest, straight + beautiful"
直己 (Japanese) Naomi- "honest, straight + self"
Meaning: a Hebrew feminine name meaning "pleasantness".
Naomi is also a Japanese unisex name which, depending on the kanji used, means "honest, straight + beautiful" for females ( 直美 ) or "honest, straight + self" for males ( 直己).
In the Old Testament, Naomi is the mother-in-law of Ruth.
- Noemi (Italian, German, Czech)
- Noémie (French)
- Noémi (Hungarian)
- Noemí (Spanish, Portuguese)
- Nohemi (Spanish)
- Noêmia (Portuguese)
- Noemin (Biblical Greek)
- Na'omi (Biblical Hebrew)