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Meaning of Niya

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The name Niya has the following meaning:

One who has a purpose. Also means "brilliance" in Welsh, derived from the Welsh name Niamh.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Niya is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

There are no available USA popularity statistics for the name Niya for the past 100 years. However, the following chart shows the popularity ranking for the name Nia, of which the name Niya is a variant.
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The name Niya is very likely a(n) African variant of the name Nia.

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You might also like to see the other variants of the name Nia.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Niya and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Niya: Boys - Amare, Dakarai, Daktari, Daniachew, Danso, Demissie, Diallo, Diji, Donkor, Dume, Jabari, Girls - Anaya, Anika, Ashanti, Ayana, Ayanna, Dada, Dayo, Deka, Delu, Kya, Latasha, Both genders - Damisi, Kamari, Makena, Nalo


The name Niya is a variant of Nia. Other popular variants of the name Nia are: Neya, Niah, Niya, Niyah, Nya (African), Nyah (African)


We think the name Niya should fall under the following style category: African-American.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Niya to be: Capable and attractive woman

In one word, you might describe Niya as a(n) "capable" person.

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