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Nyra Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Nyra is of Maori origin.

The meaning of Nyra is "flaxen".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 5895  in baby name popularity for girls with 22 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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Nyra is a variant spelling of Ngaire.

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Name Fun

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Just for fun, see the name Nyra in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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