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Girl Names Starting with Ny-

Ny- baby names and what they mean, with 13 results. Ny- names are used more often as feminine names. Usage of these girl names is at its apex presently (ADOPTION OF 0.1%), except for names like Nya which have fallen out of style. Nyla (#290) and Nylah (#407) are two of the more chic baby names in this list, while Nydam (TOP 28%) and Nyman (7%) are conventional Ny- last names.

Ny- names

Nya - Nyx

Nia and variants

Nyah, Nya
Var. of Nia. Root fr. Gaelic, Swahili. "Lustrous; goal, purpose." Adoption of Nya and Nyah as birth names in 2018 was 39.8% less than the previous decade.

Nyada, Nyad
Var. of Naida. Derivative of Greek word. "Water nymph." Nyara is a slightly prominent girl's name.

Nicole and variants

Nyquolle, Nyquole, Nykolia, Nykole, Nykia, Nycole, Nycholl, Nychole
Forms of Nicole. Based on Greek language. "People of victory." Common, and Nykole, var. are similar to popular last names Naeole (UPPER 50%), Natole (69%), with the -ole suffix.


Var. of Nidia. Source fr. Spanish, Greek elements. "Gracious." Nydia is widely used as a girls' name compared to other forms. See also Lydia.

Root fr. Latin. "Nest." Nydia is a recognizable (TOP 39%) women's name. See also Nadya.


Form of Nila. Geography name based on the river .. Nyla is commonly occurring (TOP 64%) as a feminine name. See also Noola.

Nyla and variants

Nyla2, var. Nylah
Origin fr. English element. Feminine of Nyles, from Neil. Common, with usage of 0.112% for Nyla and Nylah as baby names in 2018, higher than 0.104% the previous year.

Form of Nina. From Spanish, Hebrew languages. "Little girl; great-granddaughter." Nyna is not a Top 2000 name. See also Noni.

Form of Ninon. Derivative of French, Hebrew elements. "He (God) has favored me." Nenette and Nynet are creative variations. See also Nanete.


From Maori language. From Ngaire .. Unisex name. Nyree was favored in the 1970s.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ny- names: Nya, Nyah, Nydia, Nykia, Nyla

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ny- names: Nylah, Nyree, Nyssa

Nysa and variants

Nysa, var. Nyssa1
Root fr. Greek element. "Goal, ambition." Nysa is unusual as a children's name.

Form of Nissa. From Hebrew word. "To test." Nyssa is generally used as a baby name compared to other variant forms. See also Nysa.

Stems fr. Greek element. "Night." Scarce. Nyx is not listed in the US Census.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Ny- names for girls.

1. Nya - Nyx
Nia [Nya, Nyah], Naida [Nyad, Nyada], Nicole [Nykia, Nykole, Nycole, Nyquole, Nykolia, Nycholl, Nychole, Nyquolle], Nidia [Nydia], Nydia, Nila [Nyla], Nyla [Nylah], Nina [Nyna], Ninon [Nynette], Nyree, Nysa [Nyssa], Nissa [Nyssa], Nyx

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