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What does Nerit mean?

Nerit Pronunciation of Nerit [ner-it] as a name for girls is of Hebrew origin, and the name Nerit means "candle". Nerit is an alternate spelling of Nera (Hebrew).

Associated with: candle (fire).


1 alternative form via Nera: Neriya.

Creative forms:
(female) Nernit, Norit, ..

(male) Nerbit, Nerin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nerit Hanna (N.H.), ..

How popular is Nerit?

Nerit is an uncommon first name for women. Nerit is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Nerit has yet to be recorded in the list thus far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nerit name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nerit outside U.S.

Similar Names

Nerit is pronounced similarly to Nirit and Nurit. Other suggested similar names are Berit, Berrit, Brit, Cherit, Dorit, Irit, Leerit (see Lirit), Lirit, Marit, Nari, Navit, Nedi, Nelia, Nenita, Nerice, Nerida, Nerina, Nerine, Neris, Neriss, Nerys, Nesi, Nest, Neti, Netia, Ofrit, Orit and Urit. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nerit.

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