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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nikan

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     Native American

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  • A user from Iran says the name Nikan is of Persian / Iranian origin and means "Pertaining to kindness".

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International Interest

Notable Persons Named Nikan

Nikan Arami Moghadam is an athlete for the Persepolis F.C. Reserves.


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Fun Facts about the name Nikan

  • How Popular is the name Nikan? Nikan is the 45,448th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nikan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 56 babies born with the first name Nikan in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nikan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2008 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Nikan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nikan was in 2015 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Random Nikan Factoid: According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nikan is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name as you in 2015.
  • Weird things about the name Nikan: Your name in reverse order is Nakin. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nnaik. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nikan born Oct 19, 1989

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 Northern Canada approximately on 375. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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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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