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Gender: Female Pronunciation: NOO-ree-ah Meaning of Nuria: "fire of the Lord" Origin of Nuria: Hebrew

The name Nuria is a girl's name of Hebrew, Portuguese, Catalan origin meaning "fire of the Lord". Nuria and is often added to lists like Spanish Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "GP or usable?".

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Nuria is popular in Spain and Portugal (top 50 in both countries) where it is deeply associated with the Virgin Mary.

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Famous People Named Nuria

Nuria Espert, Spanish actress
Nuria Llagostera Vives, Spanish tennis player
Nuria Bages Romo, Mexican actress
Nuria Fernández, Spanish middle distance runner
Nuria Rial, Spanish operatic soprano
Nuria Torray, Spanish actress

Pop Culture References for the name Nuria

Nuria Bonfort, character in Carlos Ruiz Zafon's The Shadow of the Wind

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