Neve Name Meaning

English, Dutch, Danish, and Swedish: from Middle English, Old Norse, Middle Dutch neve ‘nephew’, presumably denoting the nephew of some great personage. French (Nève): Lyonnais habitational name from the Rhône place name En Nève, which derives from misdivision of En ève ‘in water’ (modern standard French en eau). Italian: from the personal name Neve, which may be from neve ‘snow’ (Latin nix, genitive nivis), possibly denoting a white-haired or very pale-complexioned person, or, according to Caracausi, may be a variant of the personal name Neves, from the Marian epithet Madonna della Neve or Maria Santissima ad nives ‘Mary of the Snows’. Portuguese and Galician: from neve ‘snow’. Compare 3.

List of People with Surname Neve

According to our database, there are a total of 331 people with the surname Neve. Among these people surnamed Neve, there are about 133 unique names, with an average of 2 people who have the same name. Robert Neve, Richard Neve and William Neve are the top three most popular names from the list of people surnamed Neve, with 11, 10 and 9 people respectively.

Moreover, we found that Texas has the largest number of people surnamed Neve, with a total of 35 people, and there are a total of 29 unique names among these people. California is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Neve, with a total of 35 people and an average of 27 unique names.