Nyman is an English and Swedish surname. The name originates from Anglo-Saxon culture. The name is derived from the words neowe, niwe, and nige which all mean new, and the word mann, meaning man. The name was traditionally given to newcomers. Other variations of the surname include: Newman, Newmen, and Newmin.[1] People with this surname include:

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  1. ^ "Nyman Family Crest and Name History". House of Names Archives. Retrieved 2009-01-05. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)