US Popularity:443
Origin:Italian
Meaning:Victory of the people
Nico is a gender-neutral name of Italian origin. Being the Italian, shortened version of the Greek Nicholas, this name has power through tradition. The definition of this name as we know now is "victory of the people," but it could develop really to mean anything you and baby see fit. Nico is a trendy and rather modern alternative to Nicolas and Nick. Fans of American rock may recognize the name Nico as one of the singers from the famous band Velvet Underground.

Nico Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Nico is currently #201 on The Bump
Boy:Nico is currently #154 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Nico is currently #114 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Nico is currently #443 in U.S. births
Boy:Nico is currently #437 in U.S. births
Girl:Nico is currently #8093 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2022
Gender:
Girl
#8095
in 2022
- 735
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
Sources
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