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What does Nita mean?

Nita Pronunciation of Nita [ni-ta] as a girls' name is pronounced NEE-tah. It is of Spanish origin. Diminutive ending of names such as Juanita and Anita used as an independent name.

Affiliated girl names: Anne, Benita and Bonita.

Variations

9 related forms via Anita, Juanita: Aneta, Anitia, Anitra, Annita, Janita, Junita, Lanita, Nenita and Wanita.

Creative forms:
(female) Nista, Nital, ..

(male) Nide, Nine, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nita Vicky (N.V.), ..

How popular is Nita?

Nita is a very popular first name for females (#814 out of 4276, Top 19%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#66073 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Nita reached its apex position of #491 in the U.S. during 1950-1959, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nita name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Nita are Anne (#569 from recent data), Anita (#1520), Lanita, Junita, Wanita, Bonita, Anitra, Annita, Benita and Juanita. These relations of Nita were at the apex of their popularity in the 1920s (median #989) and have become significantly less popular since (#1826, 95.5%), with versions such as Nita falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nita, Anita, Anitra, Anne, Annita in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Benita, Bonita, Juanita, Junita, Lanita, Wanita in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nita and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Nita is pronounced similarly to Nata, Natoya, Natty, Neta, Neti, Netta, Netti, Nettia and Netty. Other suggested similar names are Asta, Beta, Birta, Bitta, Brita, Dita, Edita, Elita, Etta, Evita, Gita, Gitta, Kata, Lata, Leta, Lita, Mata, Meta, Nada, Naida, Nakita, Nana, Nat, Natka, Nava, Neda, Neima, Neiva, Nela, Nena, Nera, Nesta, Netia, Neva, Nia, Niada, Niah, Nicia, Nidia, Nika, Nike, Nikia, Nila, Nilda, Nina, Nineta, Nira, Nis, Nisha, Nitsa, Nitza, Nixe, Nona, Nora, Nya, Nyna, Onita, Peta, Rita, Ritta, Ruta, Tita, Veta, Vita, Zeta and Zita. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nita.

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