Kanika

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Kanika

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  • According to a user from Philippines, the name Kanika is of English origin and means "A beautiful woman with a pure heart".
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Notable Persons Named Kanika

Kanika Kapoor is a western music (north america), pop music, and filmi musician. She was most prominent from 2011 to present. Kanika was born on March 23rd, 1978 in Lucknow.

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Kanika Maheshwari is an actor and actress. She has been prominent since 2001. Kanika was born on April 24th, 1981 in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh.

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Kanika Banerjee was a singing and vocalist. She was most active from 1943 to 2000. Kanika was given the name Anima Mukherjee on October 12th, 1924 in Sonamukhi. Kanika is also known as Mohar. She breathed her last breath on April 5th, 2000.

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Kanika is an actress, voice actor, playback singer, tv anchor, and news presenter. Their ongoing career started in 2002. Kanika was given the name Divya Venkatasubramaniam in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. Kanika is also known as Kaniha.

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Kanika was born on October 3rd, 1991.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Kanika

Kanika is an actress, voice actor, playback singer, tv anchor, and news presenter. Their ongoing career started in 2002. Kanika was given the name Divya Venkatasubramaniam in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India. Kanika is also known as Kaniha.

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How popular is the baby name Kanika in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1973 37 37 0
1974 61 61 0
1975 76 76 0
1976 73 73 0
1977 88 88 0
1978 95 95 0
1979 70 70 0
1980 59 59 0
1981 60 60 0
1982 32 32 0
1983 32 32 0
1984 38 38 0
1985 39 39 0
1986 20 20 0
1987 27 27 0
1988 24 24 0
1989 27 27 0
1990 28 28 0
1991 27 27 0
1992 22 22 0
1993 33 33 0
1994 22 22 0
1995 21 21 0
1996 23 23 0
1997 19 19 0
1998 15 15 0
1999 18 18 0
2000 10 10 0
2001 8 8 0
2002 15 15 0
2003 5 5 0
2004 10 10 0
2005 9 9 0
2007 5 5 0
2008 5 5 0
2010 6 6 0
2011 6 6 0
2012 6 6 0
2013 8 8 0
2014 7 7 0
2016 11 11 0
2017 9 9 0

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Popularity of Kanika as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Kanika

  • How Popular is the name Kanika? Kanika is the 9,338th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Kanika have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,206 babies born with the first name Kanika in the United States. That's more than enough people named Kanika to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Kanika? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 37 new born babies.
  • When was Kanika first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Kanika is Thursday, February 16th, 1928.
  • What year had the most people named Kanika born? The highest recorded use of the first name Kanika was in 1978 with a total of 95 babies.
  • Random Kanika Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Kanika is not a popular baby girl's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Kanika: Your name in reverse order is Akinak. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kakian. How do you pronounce that?

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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