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Meaning of the name Nemanja

[ syll. ne-ma-nja, nem-an-ja ] The baby boy name Nemanja is pronounced NEHMaaNJHAH †. Nemanja is of Slavonic origin and it is used largely in the Slavic language. The name is of the meaning 'without possessions'. It is derived from the element nemati which means 'have not'. The name was borne by Stefan Nemanja (1109-1199), a Serbian king who was venerated as a saint after his death.

See also the related categories, king, death, and slavic.

Nemanja is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Nemanja include Nagelle, Nagesha, Nahusha, Najea, Najiee, Nakeia, Nakesha, Nakia, Nakiah, Nakoa, Namaka, Naoki, Naoko, Nashashuk, Nashua, Negasee, Negasey, Negasi, Negasie, and Negassee.

† approx English pronunciation for Nemanja: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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