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6k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Niko

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Slavic
  • Meaning: Victory of the People
  • #3219 All Time
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49k Nick (Greek)
40k Nikki (American)
9k Nicky (English)
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How popular is the name "Niko" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1962 5 0 5
1965 5 0 5
1966 5 0 5
1968 16 10 6
1969 21 14 7
1970 25 16 9
1971 28 16 12
1972 36 23 13
1973 34 18 16
1974 28 20 8
1975 18 12 6
1976 8 8 0
1977 15 7 8
1978 13 5 8
1979 6 0 6
1980 6 0 6
1981 14 0 14
1982 12 5 7
1983 21 0 21
1984 18 0 18
1985 13 0 13
1986 7 0 7
1987 17 6 11
1988 80 5 75
1989 146 5 141
1990 171 0 171
1991 170 0 170
1992 148 7 141
1993 142 0 142
1994 156 0 156
1995 174 8 166
1996 153 7 146
1997 153 6 147
1998 153 5 148
1999 128 5 123
2000 147 7 140
2001 166 0 166
2002 164 6 158
2003 186 9 177
2004 175 0 175
2005 169 7 162
2006 199 9 190
2007 225 8 217
2008 278 15 263
2009 287 14 273
2010 287 10 277
2011 313 12 301
2012 358 14 344
2013 444 12 432
2014 439 11 428

Want to know about the populiarty of Niko? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,982 babies born with the name Niko in the United States. That's more than enough Nikos to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1962 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Niko" was in 2013 with a total of 432 babies.

According to the 2005 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Niko" is not a popular baby boy's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2005. Across the entire United States a total of only 169 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Niko popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Slavic

Origin and Meaning of Niko

The name "Niko" is of Slavic origin, and it means "Victory of the People". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Niko Kovac

Niko Kovac is a football biography. Niko was born in 1971 in West Berlin.

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Niko Kranjcar

Niko Kranjcar is a football biography. Niko was born in 1984 in Zagreb, Croatia.

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Alternative Meanings

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

I is for impressive, your list of qualities.

K is for kindle, the warmth in others.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

Your name in reverse order is "Okin". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Niok". 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 Niko born Aug 29, 1958

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 Mexico approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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