Gender: Female Meaning of Nyree: "flaxen" Origin of Nyree: New Zealand, Maori

Nyree Origin and Meaning

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

A variation on the unpronounceable Ngaire, this name is sometimes heard in New Zealand and very occasionally in England.

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huww Says:


"Unpronounceable Ngaire" lol. Traditional Maori pronunciation is nay-EAR-eh

LowSlash Says:


I love this name! I worked with an awesome girl named Ngaire, and adore the sound of the name. She pronounes it NYE-ree.