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since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nieva

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     Filipino (Philippines)

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  • A user from India says the name Nieva is of Spanish origin and means "Snow".
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Notable Persons With the Last Name Nieva

Judiel Nieva is an actor, entertainment, businessperson, actress, entertainer, and businesswoman. Judiel was born in 1977 in Agoo. Judiel is also known as Angel de la Vega.


Francisco was born on December 29th, 1924 in Valdepeñas.


Fabricio was born on July 30th, 1974.


Brian was born on April 18th, 1990 in Argentina.


Pablo Nieva is an athlete for the Deportivo Laferrere.


Rodrigo Nieva is a sports team member for the San Martín de Tucumán.


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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Nieva as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nieva U.S.
  White 6.12% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 35.21% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.31% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 55.70% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nieva

People with the last name Nieva are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Nieva

  • How Popular is the name Nieva? Nieva is the 74,014th most popular name of all time. As a last name Nieva was the 36,900th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nieva have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10 babies born with the first name Nieva in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nieva? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2010 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Nieva first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nieva is Monday, May 23rd, 1892.
  • What year had the most people named Nieva born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nieva was in 2010 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Nieva: Your name in reverse order is Avein. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Envai. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nieva? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 605 people with the last name Nieva.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nieva? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nieva as their last name since less than 1 person in 476k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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