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Meaning of Nikki

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The name Nikki has the following meaning:

Nickname for Nicole, meaning "One who is victorious".
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Nikki is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 819 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In both Years 2008 and 2009, the name Nikki remained at the same ranking of 1000. (A ranking of 1000 means that this name ranked 1000 or poorer in the 2008/2009 popularity surveys)

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Nikki in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Nikki is pronounced as nick-ee


Nikki originates from the Greek language.

See other suggested Greek girl baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Nikki and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Nikki: Boys - Deon, Dimitri, Girls - Rhoda, Sophronia, Tessie, Both genders - Andra


Popular Variants for the name Nikki: Nikey, Niki


We think the name Nikki should fall under the following style category: Traditional.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Nikki to be: Fun, friendly and athletic woman

In one word, you might describe Nikki as a(n) "athletic" person.

See other "athletic" names for girls.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Nikki (or its variants) are:

Nikki Schieler Ziering, born on 9 August, a famous model. Nikki Schieler Ziering's background: An American model and actress.

Nikki Sixx, born on 11 December, a famous musician. Nikki Sixx's background: An American bassist, author, photographer, and the main songwriter for the heavy metal band Mötley Crüe.

Nikki Webster, born on 30 April, a famous performer. Nikki Webster's background: An Australian pop performer. She is best known for her starring role in the 2000 Sydney Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony and her single 'Strawberry Kisses'.
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Nicole (41)
Nevaeh (122)
Naomi (157)
Nadia (213)
Nina (250)
Nancy (263)
Nayeli (330)
Nia (343)
Nora (353)
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