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. (2014 Birth Statistics)
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 (#538 last year), Monique (#1977), Monnie and Mona. 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 95%), with forms such as Monique 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.