Home > Nicky

Nicky (girl)

What does Nicky mean?

Nicky Pronunciation of Nicky [nicky] as a girls' name is of Greek and English origin, and the meaning of Nicky is "people of victory". Nicky is an alternate spelling of Nicole (Greek): from Nikola. Nicky is also a derivative of Nikki (English).

Associated with: greek, victory.


Nicky has 11 variants: Nicki, Nickie, Nickye, Nico, Niki, Nikia, Nikkey, Nikkie, Nikky, Niko and Nykia.

9 more relations via Nicole, Nikki: Nic, Nicci, Nichol, Nicia, Nickol, Nickole, Nicol, Nicola and Nikol.

Creative forms:
(female) Nicka, Nicke, ..

(male) Nickos, Nicnay, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nicky Elouise (N.E.), ..

How popular is Nicky?

Nicky is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2445 out of 4276, Top 57%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Nichol, Nicki, Nickie, Nickole, Nicol, Nicola, Nicole (#152 via latest list), Niki, Nikia, Nikki (#1609) and Nykia are the prominent related forms of Nicky (not ranked). These forms of Nicky were favored 4 decades ago (adoption of 1.82%) and are now much less widespread (adoption 0.15%, 92%), with versions like Nikki becoming less fashionable. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nichol, Nicki, Nickie, Nickole, Nicol in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nicola, Nicole, Niki, Nikia, Nikki, Nykia in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nicola, Nicole outside U.S.

Similar Names

Nicky is pronounced similarly to Neka, Nika and Nike. Other suggested similar names are Becky, Chicky, Jacky, Micky, Neck, Ricky, Rikky, Vicky and Vikky. These names tend to be less frequently used than Nicky.

See names
in meaning and etymology.