What does Nicky mean?
Nicky [nicky] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Nicky) is of Greek origin, and the name Nicky means "people of victory". Nicky is a version of Nicholas (Greek) with the suffix -ky. Nicky is also a variant of Nick (English, Greek).
(male) Ninky, Nisky, ..
(female) Nicka, Nicke, .. Middle name pairings:
Nicky Quinten (N.Q.), ..
How popular is Nicky?
Nicky is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#1151 out of 1220, Top 94%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Nicky for boys. Nicky was first listed in 1930-1939 and reached its apex rank of #578 in the U.S. during the years 1950-1959, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Nicky are Nicholas (#62 via latest list), Nick (#1206), Nickey, Nickie, Nicklas, Nico (#464), Nicola, Niels, Nikki, Nikko (#1207), Niko (#636), Nils and Nixon (#512). These relations of Nicky were popular with parents 20 years ago (usage of 1.57%) and have become much less common since (usage 0.43%, down 72.8%), with versions like Nicholas becoming less trendy. Nicholas is the steady favorite, though Niko has become trendy as well.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Binky, Birky, Bucky, Dicky, Jacky, Lucky, Micky, Miky, Nicos, Ricky▼, Rikky and Rocky. These names tend to be less frequently used than Nicky.See names in meaning and etymology.