Meaning and Name Origin
For more on this name, see also the related boy name Nick.
Nico is an unusual first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#50225 out of 88799, Top 57%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Nico for boys. Nico was first listed in 1990 and reached its highest rank of #456 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Nico and corresponding names. Prominent varying forms of Nico (#456 last year) ranked in the Top 1000 are Nick and Niko (#617 last year). Adoption of these boy names reached its peak in the year 1990 and has remained as widespread to this day, but with the form Nick becoming less fashionable. Nico (#456) and Niko (#617) are two of the more chic baby names in this compilation, with Niko undergoing a resurgence in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Nico▲ is alike in pronunciation to Nicco, Nicky▼, Niki and Nikko. Other recommended similar baby names are Fico, Niaz, Nic, Nicol, Nik and Rico▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nico.