US Popularity:8406
Other Origin(s):Greek, German
Meaning:Advisor; Solitary, one, unique
Monika is a feminine name of Latin, Greek, and German origin. This name is a variation on the popular alias Monica, which translates to “advisor” in Latin and Solitary," "one," or “unique” in Greek. Saint Monika is the patron saint of women and mothers in the North African Christian religion, and is also the mother of Saint Augustine. Passing this moniker along to baby can remind them of their important link with their parents and family.

Monika Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Monika is currently #1932 on The Bump
Girl:Monika is currently #861 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Monika is currently #8406 in U.S. births
Girl:Monika is currently #3546 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 744
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • 100,000+ Baby Names by Bruce Lansky, pg. 232

  • Behind the Name, Monika, April 2021

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