Origin:Swahili
Popularity:3112
Meaning:resolve; brilliance; lustrous
Nyah is a girl's name of primarily Swahili origin with far-reaching meaning. A variation of Nia, this inspiring name means "resolve" or "brilliance," encouraging those who wear it to move forward with purpose. And much like goals or aspirations, Nyah is not limited to one definition. Tracing its roots to Gaelic origins, the name also translates as "lustrous." In any case, this name is sure to set an illuminating path for baby, no matter where their dreams may take them.

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