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Name Meaning - Nikita

Origin of the name Nikita

Nikita is a very popular first name. It is more often used as a girl (female) name.

People having the name Nikita are in general originating from France, Kazakhstan, Russia, Slovakia, United Kingdom, United States of America.

For another variant of the name Nikita across the world, see Nika.

Name meaning of Nikita
  • Unconquered
  • Victorious people
Numerology Interpretation
  • Name Number: 1
  • Interpretation: Individual, Masculine, Logic, Self, Active, Leadership, Initiative, Assertive
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History and Related Information

Russian: from the Greek name Anikētos ‘unconquered, unconquerable’ (from the negative prefix a- + nikān to conquer). This was the name of an early pope (c.152–60); he was a Syrian by descent and is particularly honoured in the Eastern Church.

Popularity of the given name

The name Nikita is ranked on the 1,162ⁿᵈ position of the most used names. It means that this name is very frequently used.

We estimate that there are at least 203600 persons in the world having this name which is around 0.007% of the population.

The graph below represents the number of people who were given this name for each year since 1900 in the U.S.A.:

The name Nikita has six characters. It means that it is relatively medium-length, compared to the other names in our database.

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