Name Nikita Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Nikita


Nikita is a ♀ girl’s name and ♂ boy’s name. Nikita thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

Origin of the name Nikita

Nikita is a Russian boy’s name and derives from the Greek name Niketas (Νικητας). But Nikita is also an Indian girl’s name.

What is the meaning of the name Nikita?

Nikita means “victory” and “winner” (from ancient Greek “níkē/νίκη” = victory). In Indian, Nikita derived from the Sanskrit term “niketa/निकेत” meaning “house” or “habitation”.

Pronunciation of Nikita

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Popularity of the name Nikita

The name Nikita is ranked #6433 overall.

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