Meaning: “snowdrop.” literally “little snow”
The name is derived from the Lithuanian sniegas meaning “snow”/the suffix of uolė is a common Lithuanian feminine suffix denoting smallness.
In Lithuanian, this is also the name for Snow White and it is the name for the snowdrop flower.
Its designated name-day is January 15.
The name is a fairly common female name in Georgia meaning “snowdrop”as in the flower.
The snowdrop flower is in the Galanthus family and they are among the first flowers to bloom in Spring, some can bloom as late as Autumn and Winter and as the name suggests, are very immune to snow.