Neda \n(e)-da\ as a girl's name is of Slavic origin, and the meaning of Neda is "born on Sunday". From "nedelja". In Greek mythology, Neda was an Arcadian nymph that nutured Zeus as a child. The river Neda and also a town derived their name from her. The name may also be considered a feminine form of Ned, a nickname for Edward (Old English) "wealthy guard".