What does Nedra mean?
Nedra /ne-dra/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Nedra is "underground". From the Germanic source of the English word "nether". Also possibly a respelling of Edna, or associated with another feminine form of Ned.
How popular is Nedra?
Nedra is a very popular first name for women (#1414 out of 4276, Top 33%) but a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Nedra for girls. Nedra was first listed in 1910-1919 and reached its apex rank of #723 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular related forms of Nedra listed in the Top 1000 are Ena, Edna, Eddie and Eda. Usage of these girl names reached its highest during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.4508%) and is now much lower, with the forms Eda, Eddie, Edna, Ena and Nedra becoming somewhat dated. Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of Nedra and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Nedra▼ is alike in pronunciation to Nadra. Other suggested similar baby names are Cedra, Dedra, Fedra, Nadira, Neda, Nedda, Neera, Nera and Tedra. These names tend to be less frequently used than Nedra.