[ syll. ni-sa, nis-a ] The baby girl name Nisa is pronounced as NihZAH †. Nisa is an Arabic, Italian, Turkish, and Hebrew name of Turkish, African-Hausa, and Old Greek origin. From Turkish roots, its meaning is women - in this context, Nisa can be used in the Arabic, Italian, and Turkish languages. Its meaning is derived literally from the word 'nisa'.
In addition, Nisa is a variant form of the English and Hebrew name Nissa in the Hebrew language.
Nisa is also a variant form of the English and Scandinavian name Nyssa.
Nisa is not frequently used as a baby girl name. It is not ranked within the top 1000.
† approx English pronunciation for Nisa: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"