What does Nye mean?
Nye [nye] as a name for boys is of Welsh origin. Nye is an alternate form of Aneirin (Welsh): possibly (Irish, Gaelic) "noble, modest".
(male) Naye, Nee, ..
(female) Nie, Nine, .. Middle name pairings:
Nye Markell (N.M.), ..
How popular is Nye?
Nye is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#2821 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Nye has yet to be listed in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 Birth Statistics)