What does Nydia mean?
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.
(female) Nycia, Nyda, ..
(male) Nyde, Nydiana, ..
How popular is Nydia?
Nydia is a very popular first name for women (#1657 out of 4276, Top 39%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Nydia for girls. Nydia was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its apex rank of #1612 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
The only other prominent related form of Nydia is Nidia. Adoption of these forms of Nydia was more pronounced 2 decades ago (usage of 0.01%).
Nydia is pronounced similarly to Nada, Nadia, Nadie, Nadiya, Nady, Nadya, Naida, Neda, Nedda, Neddie, Nedi, Niada and Nyada. Other suggested similar names are Adia, Ardia, Cyndia, Cytia (see Cynthia), Fadia, Hadia, Hedia, India▼, Kadia, Kyria, Lidia, Lycia, Lydia▲, Lygia, Lyria, Lyvia, Media, Nadija, Nadina, Nadira, Nadja, Nadra, Nadzia, Naia, Nakia▼, Nania, Nasia, Nedra, Nelia, Netia, Nia, Nibia, Nicia, Nikia, Novia, Nubia, Nya, Nykia, Nyla▲, Nyna, Nysa, Nyssa, Sadia, Syndia, Syria, Tyria, Xylia and Zylia. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nydia.