Anika: baby girl name meaning and popularity


A truly multicultural name, it has Sanskrit, Latin, Hebrew, and Nordic roots, meaning different things depending on its culture: graceful, sweet-faced, and favored, respectively. And since those are all great traits for your little Anika to embody, there's no need to narrow it down to just one!


Ann, Ani, Nika.

Famous people named Anika:

Actresses/singers Anika Noni Rose and Anika Larsen; singers Anika Paris, Anika Rose Moa, and Anika (born Annika Henderson); daughter of actor Sidney Poitier, Anika Poitier.

Fun fact:

Anika is currently one of the top 100 most popular girls' names in Slovenia.

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