US Popularity:21631
Winning the hearts of many, Nik is a boy's name of Greek origin. Derived from the well-known Nike, meaning "victory," this nimble name is not meant for the sidelines. Far from a popular brand, Nike is originally the name of the Greek, winged goddess who personified triumph in any field. From the arts to the battlefield, this ancient deity held her own and served as a judge of excellence for gods and mortals alike. What better inspiration for little Nik to have when faced with any and all of life’s obstacles.

Nik Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Nik is currently #1627 on The Bump
Boy:Nik is currently #902 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Nik is currently #21631 in U.S. births
Boy:Nik is currently #10444 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
- 1776
from 2019
In comparison to the previous year's data
  • Behind the Name, Nik, January 2019

  • Behind the Name, Nicholas, May 2020

  • Name Doctor, Nik

  • Theoi, Nike

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