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Nico

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1960 6 0 6
1963 12 0 12
1966 6 0 6
1967 14 7 7
1968 17 7 10
1969 29 18 11
1970 31 19 12
1971 37 22 15
1972 30 15 15
1973 31 18 13
1974 17 8 9
1975 21 12 9
1976 29 11 18
1977 26 7 19
1978 13 0 13
1979 11 0 11
1980 18 8 10
1981 16 5 11
1982 11 0 11
1983 21 5 16
1984 18 0 18
1985 10 0 10
1986 14 5 9
1987 10 0 10
1988 101 5 96
1989 322 8 314
1990 275 9 266
1991 268 9 259
1992 290 7 283
1993 227 6 221
1994 208 5 203
1995 201 8 193
1996 158 0 158
1997 175 17 158
1998 174 10 164
1999 211 9 202
2000 190 0 190
2001 199 6 193
2002 262 14 248
2003 257 20 237
2004 307 25 282
2005 298 26 272
2006 358 16 342
2007 371 23 348
2008 405 40 365
2009 495 45 450
2010 463 41 422
2011 565 36 529
2012 522 24 498
2013 595 29 566
2014 683 36 647
2015 686 37 649

Fun Facts about the name Nico

  • How many people with the first name Nico have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,714 babies born with the first name Nico in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nico to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nico? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1960 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Nico first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nico is Sunday, September 10th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Nico born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nico was in 2015 with a total of 649 babies.
  • Random Nico Factoid: According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nico is not a popular baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1991.
  • Weird things about the name Nico: Your name in reverse order is Ocin. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oinc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nico? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 321 people with the last name Nico.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nico? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nico as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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Popularity of Nico as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nico U.S.
  White 55.76% 64.26%
  African American 16.51% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.74% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 21.50% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nico

People with the last name Nico are most frequently White, African American, or Hispanic or Latino

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

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Origin and Meaning of Nico

The name "Nico" is of Italian origin, and it means "Short form of Nicholas or Nicodemus". It's a name commonly given to boys.

  1. A male given name, nickname for Nicholas.

Nico was also found in the following language(s): German, Italian, Norman, and Spanish

Notable Persons With the Name Nico

Nico Rosberg

Nico Rosberg is a formula one racer.

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Nico

Nico was an art rock, folk rock, proto-punk, experimental music, and avant-garde music musician. She plays Vocals, keyboards, harmonium, tambourine, and Pump organ. She was most active from 1954 to 1988. Nico was given the name Christa Päffgen on October 16th, 1938 in Cologne, Germany. She passed away on July 18th, 1988.

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Nico Marquardt

Nico Marquardt is a Member of the Parliament Potsdam and Member of the ParliamentPotsdam. Nico was born on May 24th, 1994 in Potsdam.

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Nico Tortorella

Nico Tortorella is an actor and model. His ongoing career started in 2009. Nico was born on July 30th, 1988 in Wilmette, Illinois, U.S.

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Nico Hülkenberg

Nico Hülkenberg is a racing driver. Nico was born on August 19th, 1987 in Emmerich am Rhein.

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Nico Blake

Nico Blake is a notable person.

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  • Nico Mirallegro
    (actor)
  • Nico Muhly
    (musician)
  • Nico Yennaris
    (soccer player)
  • Nico López
    (soccer player)
  • Nico Schulz
    (soccer player)
  • Nico LaHood
    (attorney)
  • Nico Salva
    (basketball player)
  • Nico Minardos
    (noteworthy somebody)
  • Nico Johnson
    (athlete)
  • Nico Müller
    (athlete)
  • Nico
    (singer)
  • Nico Fidenco
    (famous person)
  • Nico Archambault
    (dancer)
  • Nico Frijda
    (famed individual)

Notable Persons With the Last Name Nico

Nico

Nico was an art rock, folk rock, proto-punk, experimental music, and avant-garde music musician. She plays Vocals, keyboards, harmonium, tambourine, and Pump organ. She was most active from 1954 to 1988. Nico was given the name Christa Päffgen on October 16th, 1938 in Cologne, Germany. She passed away on July 18th, 1988.

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Lopez Nico

Lopez Nico is a famous person. Lopez was born on June 10th, 1988. Lopez is also known as nicokie.

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B. Nico

B. Nico is an important individual. B. is also known as Nico B..

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S. Petit Nico

S. Petit Nico is a noteworthy human. S. was born in 1982.

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Albert Nico

Albert Nico is a celebrity hairstylist.

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Adelbert Nico

Adelbert Nico is an important person. Adelbert was born on February 18th, 1944.

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What does the name Nico mean?

Nis for nurturing, the care you provide to all

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Cis for creative, ideas aplenty

Ois for original, one of a kind!

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