Nika

Nika - A very unique female name



  Sep 22,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Nika appeared on the charts for the first time in 1975 on position #3066. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Nika and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Nika? 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 Nika. The baby girl name Nika was given to 27 baby girls in 2012, ranking #2630 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 52,343 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Nika peaked in popularity 12 years ago in 2005 on position 2362.



Famous with this name

Nika Madrid
Nika Futterman
Nika Miskovic


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Nika is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Nika is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,377 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,501.

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 Nika is where you live.


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Nika origin and meaning

Nika is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Nika, pop culture references for the name Nika and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Nika

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

Nancy / Nikki / Nakia / Nyasia / Nanci / Niki / Nicki / Nikia / Nakisha / Nisha /

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
20122630
20112640
20102545
20092472
20082829
20072657
20062843
20052362
20043651
20032761
20023400
20013859
20003451
19993527
19983228
19972715
19962817
19952510
19942547
19932873
19923718
19912915
19902682
19892676
19882997
19873406
19863839
19852997
19832843
19792743
19763079
19753066

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1377
California1905
New York2501

Even more about Nika


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 Nika 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 Nika?

2 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
2005
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Nika
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 52,343
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1975
2012 births +27

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