English from Maori

Nyree Origin and Meaning

The name Nyree is a girl's name of Maori origin meaning "flaxen".

Anglicized form of Ngaire, this name is sometimes heard in New Zealand and very occasionally in England.

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Famous People Named Nyree

  • Ngaire Dawn "Nyree" PorterNew Zealand actress
  • Nyree Khadijah RobertsAmerican basketball player
  • Nyree Elise KindredWelsh Paralympic swimmer
  • Shoshana Nyree JohnsonAmerican soldier and POW