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Nanny - Meaning of Nanny

What does Nanny mean?

Meaning of the name NannyHannahAnnaAnaAniyahNinaAnnieHannaAnyaAnneAnnikaAnikaAniyaNanNancyNani

[ 2 syll. nan-ny, na-nny ] The baby girl name Nanny is pronounced as NAENiy †. Nanny is largely used in the English and Scottish languages, and it is derived from Hebrew and Hawaiian origins.

Nanny is an English pet form of the name Hannah (English, French, German, Hebrew, and Yiddish) as well as an English variant transcription of Anna.

Nanny is also a Scottish variant transcription of the name Nan (English).

Nanny is also an English variant transcription of the name Nancy (English and Dutch).

Nanny is also a variant transcription of the name Nani (Greek and Hawaiian).

See also the related category hawaiian.

Nanny is infrequently used as a baby name for girls. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2016, within the group of girl names directly linked to Nanny, Hannah was the most popular.

Baby names that sound like Nanny include Nanie, Nanney, Nanni, Nannie, Naa, Naah, Nacheane, Nadjae, Naemi, Naeney, Naeni, Naenie, Naeny, Naho, Nahyd, Naime, Nami, Namy, Nana, and Nanee.

† Pronunciation for Nanny: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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