Nerys Name Meaning & Origin

Nerys

Pronunciation: NEH-REES (key)

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Welsh name that means Lady, Noblewoman. Pronounced NER-iss. A modern coinage, possibly from the Welsh word 'nêr' meaning 'lord'.
Varient forms: Neris, Neriss

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Nerys Hughes, Actress
Nerys Levy, Artist
Nerys Evans, British Actress

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This is the first name of Major Kira, one of the characters on Star Trek Deep Space Nine, except that she pronounces it ner-EES.
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