What does Nic mean?
Nic /nic/ [1 syll.] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Nic) is of Greek derivation, and the name Nic means "people of victory". Nic is a variant transcription of Nicole (Greek): from Nikola. Compare last name Nak.
Nic has 49 related forms via Nicole: Cole, Colette▲, Coley, Lacole, Necole, Nekoel, Nettie▼, Niccole, Niceole, Nichol, Nichole▼, Nicholle, Nicia, Nickol, Nickole, Nicky, Nickye, Nico, Nicol, Nicola, Nicolasa, Nicolet, Nicolette▼, Nicolina, Nicoline, Nicolle, Niki▼, Nikia, Nikita▼, Nikki▼, Nikkole, Nikky, Niko, Nikol, Nikola, Nikole, Nikoleta, Nikoletta, Nikolia, Niquole, Niquolle, Nychole, Nycholl, Nycole, Nykia, Nykole, Nykolia, Nyquole and Nyquolle.Kreatif forms: Nanic, Nicko, Nicna. [more]
How popular is Nic?
Nic is an unusual first name for females. Nic is an equally uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Nicole (#129 the previous year), Colette (#522), Niki, Nikita, Nikki, Nikole, Nicolle, Nicolette, Nichol, Nichole, Nicola and Nettie are the prominent alternative forms of Nic (unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. These girl names were at the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3043%) and are now significantly less widespread (usage 0.1124%, down 63.1%), with versions like Nichole, Nettie, Nicolette, Nikki and Nikita falling out of style. Colette (#522) and Nicole (#129) are two of the more fashionable birth names among these, and there is a revival in baby name popularity for Colette. Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Nic and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)