What does Nur mean?
Associated with: light.
(female) Nurra, Nurro, ..
(male) Nuni, Nurni, ..
How popular is Nur?
Nur is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#31704 out of 150436, Top 21%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Shown below is an analysis of the statistics of the girl name Nur and related names. Noor (#985 in recent rankings) and Nour are the prominent variation forms of Nur (unlisted). These forms of Nur were at the apex of their popularity in the year 2008 (median #1433) and are almost as popular today (#1492, 13% less usage). Noor is the most fashionable baby name here. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Nur is pronounced similarly to Nore. Other recommended names are Aud, Aura, Aure, Cor, Eir, Gul, Guro, Gus, Lu, Lura▼, Luz, Na-, Nan▼, Nari, Nat, Nea, Nel, Nera, Nia▲, Nic, Nira, Nis, Nix, Noa▲, Noe, Nora▲, Norm, Nula, Nurit, Nya, Nyx, Rue, Rui, Su, Sue▼ and Suri. These names tend to be more commonly used than Nur.See names in meaning and etymology.