Meaning and name origin
Nydia \n(y)-dia\ as a girl's name is pronounced NIH-dee-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Nydia is "nest". From the word "nidus". Also (Spanish, Greek) "graceful". Literary: in Edward Bulwer-Lytton's novel "The Last Days of Pompeii", Nydia was a blind flower-seller who died to save her beloved.
Nydia is a very popular first name for females (#1657 out of 4276, Top 39%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Nydia for girls (2014 statistics).
Nydia is also pronounced similarly to Nada, Nadia, Nadie, Nadiya, Nadya, Neda, Nedda, Nedi and Nyada. Other suggested similar baby names are Lydia, Netia and Nykia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nydia.