What does Nikki mean?
Nikki /nik-ki/ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Nikki) is pronounced NIH-kee. It is of English origin. Short form of Nicole. Nic- and Nik- variants are used in many cultures. Nikki (NEE-kee) is also a Japanese surname probably meaning "two trees".
Affiliated girl name: Nicolette.
Nikki has 1 masculine form: Nick.Kreatif forms: Nikdi, Noaki, Nuaki. [more]
How popular is Nikki?
Nikki is a very popular first name for women (#540 out of 4276, Top 13%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Nikki for girls. Nikki entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its peak position of #247 in the U.S. during the years 1970-1979, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a charted analysis of the statistics of Nikki and corresponding names. Nicki, Nicole (#129 from current records), Nicolette, Niki, Nikita and Nikole are the prominent alternative forms of Nikki. These relations of Nikki were favored by parents 2 decades ago (average #591) and are somewhat less common today (#875, 70% less), with forms like Nicolette becoming less stylish. Nicole is the steady favorite.
Thinking of names?
Nikki▼ is pronounced similarly to Nakia▼, Neka, Nika and Nike. Other suggested similar baby names are Bekki, Kiki, Micki, Miki, Mikki, Ricki, Riki, Rikki▼, Vicki▼, Viki and Vikki▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nikki.