name meaning: Nachum \n(a)-chum\ as a boy's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Nachum is "comfort".
Nachum has 3 variant forms: Nahum, Nechum and Nehum.
For more information, see also the related name Menachem.
Baby names that sound like Nachum are Nacham, Nechemya and Nechemia.
View a list of the 2 names that reference Nachum.