US Popularity:11127
Other Origin(s):Australian
Meaning:Sea nymph; Water lily
Nerida is a gorgeous girl’s name with tons of legend and lore your little one will love to explore. In Spanish, the name Nerida translates to “sea nymph,” and in certain Australian Aboriginal tongues, it may be another word for “water lily.” If there’s anything these aquatic beings share, it’s that they’re both admired in the mythical world. In Greek folklore, sea nymphs were worshipped as the deities of the deep blue, and water lilies are often said to symbolize purity and spiritual enlightenment. Nerida has many mystical meanings, and with any luck, your new arrival will see the magic in them all.

Nerida Name Popularity Data

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in 1995
- 792
from 1991
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