Gender Feminine
Usage Spanish
Pronounced Pron. NYEH-behs
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Meaning & History

Means "snows" in Spanish, derived from the title of the Virgin Mary Nuestra Señora de las Nieves meaning "Our Lady of the Snows".

Related Names

VariantNieve
Other Languages & CulturesNeus(Catalan) Nives(Croatian) Nives(Italian) Neves(Portuguese)

Popularity

Name Days

Spain: August 5

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Entry updated February 28, 2019