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WHAT DOES THE TERM NEE MEAN ?

WHAT DOES THE TERM NEE MEAN ?

TERRY (View posts)
Posted: 29 Oct 2000 2:29PM GMT
I HAVE LETTERS THAT STATE FAMILY NAMES AND IT SOMETIMES SAYS 'NEE" BEFORE THE NAME, WHAT DOES THIS TERM MEAN
THANKS TERRY
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The word nee

pat (View posts)
Posted: 30 Oct 2000 7:01AM GMT
The word nee means born to.

The Term Nee

Posted: 30 Oct 2000 1:17PM GMT
Edited: 24 Jun 2001 2:15PM GMT
When you see the term nee, it generally is applied to a female and is in reference to her maiden name. So, my gran was Catherine Keas nee O'Halloran.

Cindy

Re: The Term Nee

Morrigan (View posts)
Posted: 6 Jul 2002 4:28AM GMT
Classification: Query
It can also be "NI" which is said as Nee. It means "daughter of" like "NiMorrighan" "daughter of Morrighan". like "Mc" means "son of."
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