Originally Posted by Fat Yveltal
I don't think the windswept manner its ribbons and ears are placed in is there just to mix us up. It looks so whimsical and fleety, that I really want it to be a Flying-type. Then again, nin- could be taken as a distortion of nix- or nil-, which could indicate being colorless, or the Normal-type
Or -nym, like nymph. Which could indicate Flying (or Normal too, I guess).