Names .org

Name poster for Nick(click to save the high quality version)

Ranked #973


Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 8 (Ranked #2233).

What does the name "Nick" mean?

Nick (Greek): Victory of the people

The name "Nick" is of Greek origin and it means "Victory of the people". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 12 other names that are similar to this one.

N is for natural, the genuine side of you.

I is for ideals, no higher!

C is for confident, no doubts here!

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

Your name in reverse order is "Kcin". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nick". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Nick" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Nick? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 49,026 babies born with the name Nick in the United States. That's more than enough Nicks to occupy the territory of Faroe Islands (Denmark) with an estimated population of 48,285 (as of March 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 40 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Nick" was in 1960 with a total of 1,099 babies. (That's a lot of baby Nicks)

According to the 2003 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nick" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Jersey. Imagine that, only 8 babies in New Jersey have the same name as you in 2003. Across the entire United States a total of only 203 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Nick popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Nick in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Nick

Nick Jonas

Nick Jonas is an actor, singer, songwriter, producer, and model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Nick was born in 1992 as Nicholas Jerry Jonas in Dallas, Texas, United States.


Nick Cannon

Nick Cannon is a rapper, actor, comedian, television and radio host, producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1998 to present. Nick was born in 1980 as Nicholas Scott Cannon in San Diego, California, U.S.


Nick Bateman

Nick was born in 1967.



Afrojack is a dj, producer, and remixer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Afrojack was born in 1987 as Nick Van de Wall in Spijkenisse, Netherlands.


Nick Carter

Nick was born in 1980.


Nick Nolte

Nick Nolte is an actor and former model with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1969 to present. Nick was born in 1940 as Nicholas King Nolte in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.


Past life for Nick born May 20, 1932

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Philippines approximately on 1150. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.