US Popularity:11286
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 #2201 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Nakia is currently #11286 in U.S. births
Girl:Nakia is currently #6680 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 207
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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