Means 'island' in Cornish. Surname in Cornish culture, uncommon outside Cornwall, UK. Pronounced 'Nih-nis', not 'nines' People with the surname Ninnes are often stoic in their opinions and arguments. Outgoing and very proud of their heritage.
Jones: 'Oh yeah Ninnes!' (chanted at Penryn 7's)
by Grant Ninnes October 29, 2007