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Gender Masculine
Usage Welsh

Meaning & History

Welsh name, originally spelled Neirin [1], which possibly means "noble". This was the name of a 6th-century Welsh poet.
VariantsAneurin, Neirin
DiminutiveNye

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Sources & References

  1. Hanks, Patrick and Flavia Hodges. A Dictionary of First Names. Oxford, 1990, page 18.
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