Nies Family History
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Nies Name Meaning
from a reduced form of the personal name Dionys (see Dennis), which was stressed on the last syllable; this was a popular personal name as a result of the influence of the French Saint Denis. possibly in some cases from the female personal name Agnes, also a saint’s name, in the form of Agnise.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Lies, Ries, Mies, Dies, Niles, Lier, Nier, Nims, Bien, Mis