Gender: Female Pronunciation: NAH-yo Meaning of Nayo: "she is our joy" Origin of Nayo: African Nigerian

Nayo Origin and Meaning

The name Nayo is a girl's name of African origin meaning "she is our joy".

A bit masculine in feel.

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Yara Says:


The editors of Nameberry need to leave their Eurocentric bubble and understand that just because a name ends with an -o does not inherently make it masculine, just like a name ending in -a doesn't inherently make it feminine.

CookiesAndPurple Says:


I misread this as Mayo, but this is a pretty name nonetheless.