Nieves

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Nieves
Origin
Region of origin Spain
Meaning snow
Other names
Variant(s) Neves

Nieves is a Spanish surname and a female given name from the title of the Virgin Mary Nuestra Señora de las Nieves meaning "Our Lady of the Snows".[1] The Portuguese variant is Neves. The surname is particularly common in Puerto Rico. It is also common in the Canary Islands and the autonomous region of Galicia, Spain.

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Notable people with the surname Nieves:

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