Nikki

First Name
41k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Nikki mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Nikki

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

Wiktionary
  1. A diminutive of the female given names Nicola and Nicole.

Notable Persons Named Nikki

Nikki was born on January 20th, 1972. Nikki is also known as Haley and Nimrata Nikki Randhawa (full name).

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Nikki Reed is an actress, screenwriter, model, singer-songwriter, music video director, and model (people). Her most notable accomplishments were from 2003 to present. Nikki was given the name Nicole Houston Reed on May 17th, 1988 in West Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Nikki Sixx is a heavy metal music, hard rock, glam metal, and alternative metal musician. He plays Bass guitar, Keyboard instrument, Guitar, Gibson Thunderbird, and Vocals. He was most active from 1975 to present. Nikki was given the name Frank Carlton Serafino Feranna, Jr. on December 11th, 1958.

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Nikki Galrani is a film actress, model, and model (people). Her most notable accomplishments were from 2014 to 2014. Nikki was given the name Nikitha Galrani on October 10th, 1994.

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Nikki Cox is an actress/dancer. Her ongoing career started in 1982. Nikki was given the name Nicole Avery Cox on June 2nd, 1978 in Los Angeles, California U.S. Nikki is also known as Nikki Cox Mohr.

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Nikki Blonsky is an actress, singer, and dancer. Her ongoing career started in 2007. Nikki was given the name Nicole Margaret Blonsky on November 9th, 1988 in Great Neck, New York, United States.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Nikki

Nikki is a comics character.

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Little Nikki is a musician. She plays Vocals. She has been prominent since 2009. Little was given the name Nicole Shortland on March 5th, 1996.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1925 8 8 0
1926 8 8 0
1927 6 6 0
1928 5 5 0
1929 8 8 0
1932 5 5 0
1933 6 6 0
1935 9 9 0
1936 10 10 0
1937 7 7 0
1938 15 15 0
1939 38 38 0
1940 41 41 0
1941 68 68 0
1942 85 85 0
1943 195 190 5
1944 161 161 0
1945 137 137 0
1946 193 193 0
1947 244 238 6
1948 259 253 6
1949 251 251 0
1950 244 244 0
1951 249 249 0
1952 259 250 9
1953 240 240 0
1954 250 244 6
1955 196 196 0
1956 173 173 0
1957 196 196 0
1958 204 198 6
1959 195 189 6
1960 200 195 5
1961 313 299 14
1962 257 246 11
1963 288 277 11
1964 275 266 9
1965 239 232 7
1966 291 291 0
1967 424 418 6
1968 404 399 5
1969 504 493 11
1970 669 657 12
1971 894 877 17
1972 1,736 1,704 32
1973 1,312 1,292 20
1974 1,132 1,108 24
1975 1,126 1,103 23
1976 1,040 1,009 31
1977 967 948 19
1978 1,125 1,096 29
1979 1,097 1,085 12
1980 1,059 1,047 12
1981 1,048 1,036 12
1982 1,089 1,074 15
1983 955 946 9
1984 1,022 1,002 20
1985 1,225 1,195 30
1986 1,032 1,007 25
1987 1,108 1,072 36
1988 1,062 1,024 38
1989 1,048 1,004 44
1990 1,024 985 39
1991 877 837 40
1992 925 892 33
1993 1,032 997 35
1994 864 842 22
1995 711 692 19
1996 699 691 8
1997 575 564 11
1998 537 530 7
1999 417 407 10
2000 451 443 8
2001 348 337 11
2002 334 328 6
2003 310 304 6
2004 285 285 0
2005 259 251 8
2006 254 254 0
2007 251 246 5
2008 196 190 6
2009 187 180 7
2010 175 168 7
2011 156 156 0
2012 141 127 14
2013 122 117 5
2014 140 140 0
2015 133 133 0
2016 91 91 0
2017 106 106 0

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Popularity of Nikki as a first name

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Popularity of Nikki as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Nikki

  • What name lists does Nikki rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Nikki? Nikki is the 1,150th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nikki have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 40,506 babies born with the first name Nikki in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nikki to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nikki? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1925 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Nikki first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nikki is Sunday, February 23rd, 1890.
  • What year had the most people named Nikki born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nikki was in 1972 with a total of 1,704 babies. That's a lot of babies named Nikki!
  • Random Nikki Factoid: According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nikki ranks 95th in popularity as a baby girl's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 15 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 1974.
  • Weird things about the name Nikki: Your name in reverse order is Ikkin. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Kikin. 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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