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Meaning of the name Nun

[ 1 syll. nun, nu-n ] The baby boy name Nun is pronounced as NAHN †. The origin of Nun is the Egyptian language. The name means god of the ocean.

See also the related categories, god and egyptian.

Nun is an irregularly used baby boy name. It is not listed in the top 1000.

Baby names that sound like Nun include Nae, Naeam, Naeim, Nahuem, Nai, Naiym, Nam (Vietnamese), Nanne (German and Scandinavian), Naomhán (Irish), Naum (German, Russian, and Slavic), Nay, Naye, Naym, Nehuen (Spanish), Nenn, Nenne (Scandinavian), Nesse, New, Neyen, and Nie.

† English pronunciation for Nun: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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