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From Middle Norwegian nykill.

  1. key (object designed to open and close a lock)

Fun Facts about the name Nykel

  • How Popular is the name Nykel? Nykel is the 51,068th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Nykel have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 39 babies born with the first name Nykel in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nykel? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1999 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Nykel born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nykel was in 2008 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Nykel: Your name in reverse order is Lekyn. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yelkn. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nykel born Jun 29, 1948

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 1825. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, and herbalist.

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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