User comments for Nina (3)

Famous Bearer
Personal Impression

(click a heading above to filter the comments by that type)

All my life my parents have referred to a baby naming book which states "Nina" to originally be a Babylonian reference to the 'Mythical Goddess of the Sea' - all other adaptations appear from the mid-century onwards... Happy hunting :)
Nininska  5/18/2011
Nina may mean:
= "nice eyes" in Hindu
= "mother" in Swahili
= "huge, excellent" in Native American language
= "friendly" in Arabian
= "flower" in Old Greek.
Meg_Simpson  7/18/2011
My name is Nina and I have only ever met one person who shares my name - who went to my kindergarten! I'm 16 now, and personally find the name quite unusual.

Whether this depends on my mom being quite eccentric and going for an unusual name, or whether the name is actually quite rare, you don't hear of many Nina's in the news compared to Lucy, or Kate, or Jane.
― Anonymous User  10/27/2015

Add a Comment

Comments are left by users of this website. They are not checked for accuracy.