Nakia - Meaning of Nakia

What does Nakia mean?

[ 3 syll. na-kia, nak-ia ] The baby boy name Nakia is also used as a girl name, and more often so. Its pronunciation is Naa-KIY-aa- †. The origin of Nakia is Arabic. The name is of the meaning pure.

Nakai, Nakee, Nakeia, Naki, and Nakiah are variants of Nakia.

See also the related categories, pure (white) and arabic.

Nakia is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1974, 0.037% of baby boys were given the name Nakia. Its ranking then was #302. The baby name has since markedly declined in popularity, and is today of irregular use. Out of all boy names in its group, Nakia was nonetheless the most widely used in 2018. Nakia has in the past century been predominantly given to girls. In 1976, girls named Nakia outnumbered boys by 5 times.

Baby names that sound like Nakia include Nagelle, Nagesha, Nahusha, Najea, Najiee, Nakeia, Nakesha, Nakiah, Nakoa, Namaka, Naoki, Naoko, Nashashuk, Nashua, Negasee, Negasey, Negasi, Negasie, Negassee, and Negassey.

† English 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)"

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