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Gender: Female Origin of Nika: Russian, diminutive of Veronika Meaning of Veronika: Czech variation of Veronica

The name Nika is a girl's name of Russian origin. Nika and is often added to lists like Russian Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

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Exotic modern nickname name possibility.

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Famous People Named Nika

Nika Antolos, member of Croatian girl group Feminnem
Nika Bohinc, Slovenian film critic & Alexis Tioseco's late girlfriend
Nika Roza Danilova, real name of musician Zola Jesus
Nika Fleiss, retired Croatian alpine skier
Nika Futterman, American actress
Nika Gilauri, Georgian Prime Minister from 2009-2012 (male)
Nika Lauraitis, Lithuanian-American fashion model
Nika Potskhverashvili, Russian football player (male)
Nika Razinger, Slovenian cross-country skier (2014 Winter Olympics)
Nika Tosic (2009), child of Serbian stars Jelena Karleusa & Dusko Tosic
Nika Turbina (1974-2002), Soviet poet; fell from window and died

Pop Culture References for the name Nika

Nika Award, annual national film award in Russia
Nika Pani, Pakistani village
Nika Riots, one of the most violent riots in Constantinople (532AD)
Nika Volek, minor character in "Prison Break"