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Nyree

What does Nyree mean?

Nyree Pronunciation of Nyree [nyree] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Nyree) is pronounced ny-REE. It is of Maori origin. From Ngaire. Nyree was also the second name given to what is now called Armenia. It dates back to before Christ. The name Nyree has been used in the Armenian race for both men and women. Made familiar in the 1960s-1970s by New Zealand actress Nyree Dawn Porter.

Associated with: dawn.

Variations

Creative forms:
(female) Nairee, Niree, ..

(male) Nyne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nyree Juliana (N.J.), ..

How popular is Nyree?

Nyree is an uncommonly occurring first name for women and an uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Nyree was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its highest rank of #1659 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nyree name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Nyree is alike in pronunciation to Nari, Nera, Nira, Nora, Norah, Norry, Nura and Nuru. Other recommended names are Abree, Aymee, Bree, Caree, Coree, Cree, Doree, Hydee, Jeree, Karee, Keree, Koree, Kylee, Laree, Loree, Maree, Myree, Nore, Noreen, Norene, Norne, Nureen, Rylee, Taree, Teree, Tylee and Tyree. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nyree.

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