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pinWhat does Monika mean?

Monika /moni-ka/ [3 sylls.] as a girls' name. Monika's name origin is Latin, and the name Monika means "advisor". Monika is an alternate form, with the suffix -ka, of Monica (Latin): of uncertain origin.


Monika has 3 variants: Monicka, Moniqua and Monnica.

Monika has 6 more relations via Monica: Lamonica, Mona, Monca, Monike, Monique and Monnie.

Kreatif forms: Minika, Minnika, Monina. [more]

pinHow 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 popularity of Monika for girls. Monika was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its highest position of #786 in the U.S. in 1990, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Monika name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Monika outside U.S.

Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Monika and related names. Popular alternative forms of Monika rated in the Top 1000 are Monica (#538 last year), Monnie, Monique and Mona. Usage of these girl names reached its apex during the years 1970-1979 (usage of 0.486%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.0924%, down 81%), with the forms Monica, Mona, Monique and Monika becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Monika, Mona, Monica, Monique, Monnie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Monica, Monique outside U.S.

pinSimilar Names

Monika is alike in pronunciation to Manika. Other suggested similar baby names are Donika, Monisha and Ronika. These names tend to be less frequently used than Monika.