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Derives from the Latin word for cloud.
-- citlalli_81  9/12/2005
It is not derived from the Latin word Nimbus which mean cloud, not gold. Nubia is said to be derived from the Egyptian Nub (gold), as the Egyptians obtained most of their gold there.
-- Anonymous User  8/20/2006
Sounds too much like 'newbie'. This is the type of name pretentious people who think Western culture is horrible crap would go for. If anyone would, that is, ha ha!
-- slight night shiver  5/1/2008
Sounds like a disease.
-- number1212  12/28/2008
In the animated Disney Channel series, The Proud Family, Nubia is one of the Gross Sisters.
-- Heathyr  6/9/2009
Nubia is ugly. It sounds like "newbie". It also sounds like an over-the-top ghetto name.
-- bananarama  1/12/2011
I love this name! I think it's got such a unique beauty to it. I couldn't see anyone using this name in the Western world, but I would love to see it used.
-- xsai  6/26/2011
Personally, I think this is a very pretty name. It puts me in mind of regal Egyptian pharaohs, and the vast quantities of education and intelligence which goes with such a title. I think it is a name which would age well.
-- Lady Jeeves  7/6/2011

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