Given Name NEREIDA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Spanish
PRONOUNCED: ne-RAY-dha  [details]

Meaning & History

Derived from Greek Νηρειδες (Nereides) meaning "nymphs, sea sprites", ultimately derived from the name of the Greek sea god NEREUS, who supposedly fathered them.

Categories

currently out of the US top 1000, sea
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Nerissa (Literature)
Entry updated December 8, 2017