Nuria - Meaning of Nuria
[ 3 syll. nu-ria, nur-ia ] The baby girl name Nuria is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced Nuw-RIY-aa- †. Nuria is of Catalan origin. It is used mainly in Catalan, English, Hebrew, and Spanish. The name is derived from the Catalan title for the Virgin Mary 'Nuestra Señora de Nuria', meaning 'Our Lady of Nuria', in reference to the place in Gerona where there is a famous statue of Mary blackened by candle soot and known as 'black madonna'.
Nuria is not often used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Nuria: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"