Annika

Annika - A very unique female name



  Jul 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Annika, meaning grace, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1968 on position #2380. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Annika and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Annika? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Annika. The baby girl name Annika was given to 517 baby girls in 2012, ranking #537 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,734 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Annika peaked in popularity 16 years ago in 2003 on position 285.



Famous with this name

Annika Peterson
Annika Blendl
Annika Busch


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Annika is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Annika is currently topping the baby name charts in Minnesota at position #100 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,087.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Annika is where you live.


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Annika origin and meaning

Annika is a 6 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means grace. To see famous people named Annika, pop culture references for the name Annika and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Annika

We've found the following names that sound similar to Annika, sorted by popularity.

Angie / Anika / Anissa / Anais / Anisa / Anisha / Anyssa / Anessa / Anushka / Anja /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012537
2011510
2010468
2009425
2008404
2007383
2006334
2005330
2004333
2003285
2002352
2001367
2000449
1999468
1998479
1997506
1996668
1995932
19941208
19931471
19921583
19911339
19901500
19891370
19881657
19871584
19861475
19851773
19841468
19832253
19822087
19811516
19801675
19791934
19781593
19772192
19762014
19752398
19742271
19732203
19702272
19682380

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Minnesota100
North Dakota112
Alaska133
Montana146
Colorado261
District of Columbia266
Washington287
Oregon299
Massachusetts310
Utah357
Wisconsin397
Iowa402
Indiana419
Pennsylvania424
Michigan438
California502
Illinois504
Virginia520
Ohio537
New York627
New Jersey689
Arizona703
North Carolina759
Oklahoma807
Maryland877
Tennessee921
Missouri945
Georgia961
Florida986
Texas1087

Even more about Annika


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Annika a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Annika?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2003
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Annika
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 2,734
Letter count 6
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1968
2012 births +517

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