Origin:Spanish
Popularity:27063
Meaning:Little girl; Pretty eyes
Neenah is a girl’s name of Spanish origin which means “little girl” and “pretty eyes.” A variant of Nina, this suffix on many names adds a gentleness that alludes to delicate beauty. Also a Hindi name, this is the language from which the meaning “pretty eyes” derives. It is believed that everyone is born with two physical eyes and a third that focuses inward toward God. The eyes hold great symbolism in Hinduism, giving its bearer a compliment and reminder of faith in one fell swoop.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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