Nakia - Meaning of Nakia
[ 3 syll. na-kia, nak-ia ] The baby girl name Nakia is also used, though less frequently, as a boy name. It is pronounced Naa-KIY-aa- †. Nakia's origin is Arabic, and its use, Arabic and English. The name Nakia means 'pure'.
Nakia has 16 forms that are used in English and foreign languages. English forms of the name include Nakea, Nakeah, Nakeia, Nakeya, Nakeyah, Nakeyia, Nakiaya, Nakiea, Nakiya, Nakiyah, Nakya, Nakyah, Nekia, Nikia, and Nykia. The Arabic Nakiah is a form of Nakia that is used in foreign languages.
Nakia is uncommon as a baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1974, 0.072% of baby girls were named Nakia. It had a ranking of #226 then. The baby name has fallen out of favor since then, and is of only sporadic use now. Within all girl names in its family, Nakia was nevertheless the most popular in 2018. Nakia has in the last century been mainly given to baby girls. There were 5 times more baby girls than boys who were named Nakia in 1976.
Baby names that sound like Nakia include Naasiha, Nacheana, Naenia, Naeniah, Nagesa, Nagesah, Nagessah, Nagisa, Nahea, Naheah, Nahia, Nahiah, Nahiya, Nahiyah, Najia, Najiee, Najiha, Najiya, Najiyah, and Najjiyya.
† Pronunciation for Nakia: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"