Nick

Nick - A very unique male name



  Jun 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Nick appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #216. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Nick and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Nick? 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 Nick. The baby boy name Nick was given to 106 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1162 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 15,482 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Nick peaked in popularity 101 years ago in 1918 on position 174.



Famous with this name

Nick Nolte
Nick Bateman
Nick Romeo Reimann


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Nick is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Nick is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #688 - and is the least popular in Illinois at position #1,308.

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 Nick is where you live.


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Nick origin and meaning

Nick is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Nick, pop culture references for the name Nick and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Nick

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

Nico / Nicky / Nash / Niko / Najee / Nikko / Nakia / Nunzio / Nancy / Nickey /

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
20121162
20111266
20101105
20091039
2008913
2007912
2006842
2005836
2004825
2003879
2002870
2001841
2000774
1999813
1998841
1997935
1996813
1995786
1994781
1993726
1992697
1991742
1990683
1989651
1988624
1987560
1986523
1985560
1984511
1983549
1982525
1981493
1980484
1979409
1978391
1977380
1976385
1975374
1974340
1973321
1972326
1971331
1970301
1969297
1968287
1967276
1966280
1965283
1964276
1963260
1962257
1961255
1960243
1959247
1958268
1957282
1956337
1955339
1954354
1953350
1952343
1951325
1950333
1949333
1948300
1947267
1946268
1945268
1944272
1943253
1942263
1941276
1940285
1939279
1938283
1937278
1936268
1935257
1934244
1933233
1932248
1931238
1930213
1929225
1928223
1927227
1926216
1925208
1924190
1923200
1922180
1921188
1920195
1919192
1918174
1917177
1916182
1915179
1914201
1913213
1912222
1911243
1910216

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California688
New Jersey752
New York913
Washington1011
Texas1015
Florida1060
Pennsylvania1277
Illinois1308

Even more about Nick


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 Nick 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 male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Nick?

1 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
1918
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Nick
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 15,482
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +106

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