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Popularity
6k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Nicki

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: Victory of the people
  • #3140 All Time
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40k Nikki (American)
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6k Niko (Slavic)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1923 6 6 0
1926 6 6 0
1934 6 6 0
1935 5 5 0
1938 8 8 0
1939 17 17 0
1940 15 15 0
1941 22 17 5
1942 48 41 7
1943 55 49 6
1944 59 51 8
1945 78 78 0
1946 105 98 7
1947 124 116 8
1948 114 107 7
1949 93 88 5
1950 111 105 6
1951 108 108 0
1952 117 111 6
1953 107 101 6
1954 128 121 7
1955 111 106 5
1956 121 112 9
1957 122 108 14
1958 113 113 0
1959 82 75 7
1960 103 95 8
1961 117 110 7
1962 102 95 7
1963 100 90 10
1964 97 97 0
1965 82 72 10
1966 101 94 7
1967 109 100 9
1968 111 101 10
1969 121 121 0
1970 122 114 8
1971 110 103 7
1972 189 189 0
1973 174 167 7
1974 150 144 6
1975 137 130 7
1976 124 111 13
1977 125 114 11
1978 125 117 8
1979 158 151 7
1980 149 149 0
1981 143 138 5
1982 128 128 0
1983 143 143 0
1984 117 117 0
1985 134 129 5
1986 132 126 6
1987 110 103 7
1988 92 92 0
1989 98 98 0
1990 57 57 0
1991 64 64 0
1992 54 54 0
1993 54 54 0
1994 55 50 5
1995 61 52 9
1996 50 50 0
1997 44 44 0
1998 34 34 0
1999 22 22 0
2000 16 16 0
2001 19 19 0
2002 16 16 0
2003 17 17 0
2004 26 21 5
2005 10 10 0
2006 13 13 0
2007 12 12 0
2008 16 16 0
2009 10 10 0
2010 9 9 0
2011 21 21 0
2012 22 22 0
2013 20 20 0
2014 13 13 0

Want to know about the populiarty of Nicki? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,319 babies born with the name Nicki in the United States. That's more than enough Nickis to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1923 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Nicki" was in 1972 with a total of 189 babies.

According to the 1947 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nicki" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 25 babies in California have the same name as you in 1947. Across the entire United States a total of only 124 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Nicki popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Nicki" mean? The list below shows the origins of Nicki as well as things modernly associated with the name Nicki such as celebrities named Nicki.

English

Origin and Meaning of Nicki

The name "Nicki" is of English origin, and it means "Victory of the people". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj is a rapper, singer, and songwriter with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Nicki was born in 1984 as Onika Tanya Maraj in Saint James, Trinidad and Tobago.

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Nicki Lynn Aycox

Nicki was born in 1975 as Nicki Lynn Aycox in Hennessey, Oklahoma, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

I is for inspire, others seek your guidance.

C is for charm, the undeniable you.

K is for keepsake, you treasure your memories.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

Your name in reverse order is "Ikcin". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nicki". 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.

Past life for Nicki born Feb 16, 1992

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Africa approximately on 1575. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

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.

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