What does Nubia mean?
Nubia [nu-bia] as a girls' name. Place name: a region in ancient Africa, in part of what is now Sudan.
Associated with: ancient (old).
(female) Nabia, Nebia, ..
(male) Nuni, Nunic, .. Middle name pairings:
Nubia Elizabeth (N.E.), ..
How popular is Nubia?
Nubia is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3939 out of 4276, Top 92%) but an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Nubia was first listed in 1993 and reached its apex rank of #1773 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Nubia is pronounced similarly to Nibia. Other recommended names are Abia, Albia, Auria, Dumia, Eulia, Fabia, Julia▼, Junia, Lucia▲, Nabila, Nadia, Naia, Nakia▼, Nania, Nasia, Nelia, Netia, Nia▲, Nicia, Nidia, Nikia, Novia, Nuala, Nula, Nunzia, Nura, Nurit, Nydia, Nykia, Rubia, Tulia and Yulia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nubia.See names in meaning and etymology.