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Ness - Meaning of Ness

What does Ness mean?

Meaning of the name NessVanessaJanessaAgnesAgaAnnisInesInezVenessaAggieInaVanesaNessiAnissaAnessaAgneskaAneshiaVannieAgniAggyeUnaVennie

[ 1 syll. nes(s), ne-ss ] The baby girl name Ness is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced NEHS †. Ness is of Old Greek and Latin origin. It is used mainly in Scottish and English.

Ness is a familiar form (Scottish) of the Dutch, English, German, and Scandinavian Agnes.

Ness is also a familiar form of the English Janessa.

Ness is also a familiar form (English) of the English and German Vanessa.

Ness is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Out of the family of girl names directly related to Ness, Vanessa was the most widely used in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Ness include Nagge, Naike, Nainsí, Nance, Naz, Nehah, Nessa, Ngoc, Nhung, Nic, Nice, Nich, Nick, Nige, Ninke, Nis, Nish, Nishay, Niss, and Nisse.

† Pronunciation for Ness: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"

A famous person named Ness is Loch Ness Monster (Nessie), Mysterious Creature, Loch Ness, Scotland.


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