[ 2 syll. ni-ki, nik-i ] The baby boy name Niki is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being much more common. It is pronounced as NIHK-iy- †. Niki is used predominantly in the Polish, German, and Hungarian languages, and it is derived from Latin and Old Greek origins.
Niki is a variant (Polish) of the name Dominic (English).
See also the related form, Nicki (German).
Niki is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Niki, Nicholas was the most popular. In the past century Niki has predominantly been a girl name.
† English pronunciation for Niki: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"