What does Monika mean?
(female) Minnika, Monikaia, ..
(male) Monia, Monima, ..
How popular is Monika?
Monika is a very popular first name for females (#1013 out of 4276, Top 24%) but a unique last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Monika for girls. Monika was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its highest position of #776 in the U.S. in the 1970s, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related girl names. Below is a charted analysis of the history of Monika and related names. Popular alternative forms of Monika rated in the Top 2000 are Monica (#560 last year), Mona (#1892), Monique (#1975) and Monnie. Usage of these forms of Monika reached its apex during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.58%) and has become significantly reduced since (usage 0.03%, down 94%), with forms such as Mona becoming somewhat dated.
Monika is alike in pronunciation to Manika. Other suggested similar names are Anika▲, Annika, Aunika, Bonita▼, Danika, Donia, Donica, Donika, Donita, Dorika, Ionia, Ionija (see Ionia), Janika, Jenika, Jonina, Jonisa, Jonita, Lanika, Malika, Marika, Mika, Moia, Moina, Moira, Monisha, Monna, Montina, Moria, Morisa, Mounia, Munira, Ronica, Ronika, Sonia▼, Tanika, Tomika, Tonia▼, Tonica, Tonina, Yonina, Yonita and Zonia. These names tend to be less frequently used than Monika.