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Nighean Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Nighean is of Scottish origin.

The meaning of Nighean is "young woman".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Nighean Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Nighean has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Nighean to other names.


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Variants of the name Nighean include Nighinn.

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