US Popularity:7523
Other Origin(s):Arabic, Egyptian
Meaning:Pure; Faithful
Nakia is a gender-neutral name that boasts a variety of origins and meanings. With its roots in Egyptian culture, it is of African and Arabic origin and is believed to mean "pure" and "faithful," honoring just two of baby's admirable qualities. It was made popular by Nakia in the Marvel movie Black Panther who was known for her superhuman strength, speed, and agility, sure to inspire a little superhero in baby.

Nakia Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Nakia is currently #4916 on The Bump
Girl:Nakia is currently #3303 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Nakia is currently #7523 in U.S. births
Girl:Nakia is currently #5200 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 1426
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data

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