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What does Nessah mean?

Nessah Pronunciation of Nessah [nes-sah] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the name Nessah means "pure, holy". Nessah is an alternate form of Agnes (Greek).

Associated with: greek, pure (virgin).


Nessah has 5 variants: Nesi, Nessa, Nessie, Nessy and Neysa.

6 more different relations via Agnes: Anessa, Inessa, Nesta, Nestah, Nevesah and Nevsa.

Creative forms:
(female) Nasah, Nissah, ..

(male) Nescio, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nessah Rebecca (N.R.), ..

How popular is Nessah?

Nessah is a rare first name for women. Nessah is also a unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Agnes (#1272 from current records) and Anessa are the popular varying forms of Nessah (outside Top 2000). These forms of Nessah reached the height of their popularity in the 1890s (average #1019) and have become significantly less conventional since, with the version Agnes becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Agnes, Anessa in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Nessah is pronounced similarly to Nasya, Nessia, Nessya, Nissa, Nysa and Nyssa. Other suggested similar names are Aeshah, Alisah, Anisah, Asyah, Ayeisah (see Aisha), Ayisah, Beah, Beckah, Beulah, Dassah, Dejah, Dessa, Geulah, Hediah, Hedyah, Ieashah (see Aisha), Ieeshah, Ieshah, Jennah, Jessa, Jessah, Keevah, Keilah, Kennah, Ledah, Leelah, Leilah, Lelah, Leorah, Meerah, Merah, Nailah, Nasia, Neala, Neda, Neema, Neena, Neenah, Neera, Neesha, Nehamah, Neila, Neiva, Neka, Nelia, Nella, Nelsea, Nelsy, Nena, Neola, Neomah, Nera, Neryssa, Nesha, Nest, Neva, Nevya, Niesha, Nilsa, Nisha, Nitsa, Norah, Nyah, Nylah, Perah, Serah, Terah, Terrah and Tessa. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nessah.

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