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Nickey

What does Nickey mean?

Nickey Pronunciation of Nickey [nick-ey] as a boys' name has its root in Greek, and the name Nickey means "people of victory". Nickey is a version of Nicholas (Greek).

Associated with: greek, victory.

Variations

Nickey has 5 variants: Nickie, Nicky, Niki, Nikki and Nikky.

13 more different relations via Nicholas: Nic, Nichol, Nick, Nicklas, Nicol, Nicola, Nicolay, Nicolet, Nicoli, Nicoll, Nicolo, Nik and Nikos.

Creative forms:
(male) Nicker, Nickny, ..

(female) Nickka, Nickko, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nickey Noble (N.N.), ..

How popular is Nickey?

Nickey is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#35445 out of 150436, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Nickey was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its peak rank of #1147 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Nickey are Nicholas (#62 from recent data), Nick (#1206), Nickie, Nicklas, Nicky, Nicola and Nikki. Other forms, like Nicoll, are uncommon. These forms of Nickey were popular in the year 1995 (adoption of 1.5%) and have become much less popular since (adoption 0.3%, down 78%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nickey, Nicholas, Nick, Nickie, Nicklas in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Nicky, Nicola, Nikki in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Nickey is pronounced similarly to Nicco, Nico, Nikko and Niko. Other recommended names are Acey, Ackley, Aicken, Birkey, Birkley, Birley, Birney, Buckey, Buckley, Cacey, Dacey, Daicey, Dicky, Finley, Gilbey, Gilley, Hockley, Hockney, Ikey, Jacey, Jimmey, Kacey, Kiley, Kinney, Kinsey, Kirbey (see Kirby), Kirkley, Lacey, Linley, Linsey, Macey, Mackey, Markey, Mickey, Micky, Mikey, Nickleby, Nickson, Nicos, Niel, Nigel, Niguel, Nijel, Nikhel, Nile, Niles, Nisbet, Niven, Packey, Pitney, Rickey, Ricky, Ridley, Riley, Ripley, Risley, Ritchey, Rockley, Sidney, Sivney, Smokey, Wickley, Wiley and Willey. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nickey.

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