Nico - boys name

Nico name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 96%

Nico name meaning:

The name Nico is commonly used for both boys and girls. It is of Greek origin and is a short form of the name Nicholas or Nicola. The name Nico carries various meanings, but its most common interpretation is "victory of the people" or "people's victory." The name embodies a sense of strength, triumph, and success.

People named Nico often exhibit leadership qualities and have a charismatic personality that draws others towards them. They are often driven, determined, and have a strong desire to achieve their goals. With their natural confidence and winning attitude, they can rally people together and inspire them towards a common purpose.

Nico is a name that carries an air of authority and influence. It is often associated with individuals who have the ability to bring people together and make a lasting impact on their community. The name Nico represents a sense of empowerment, resilience, and the ability to overcome challenges, making it a fitting choice for parents who want to instill these qualities in their child.

Origin: English

Abbreviation of Nicholas. Mythological Nike was Greek Goddess of victory and root origin of 'Nicholas'.


Unisex names

Related names

Nico , Coletta, Colletta, Collette, Nicki, Nijole, Nikki

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Overall UK ranking: 214 out of 4789

247 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (119)

Historical popularity of Nico

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