Kannike

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Estonian
Meaning: “violet; pansy.”
(KAHN-nee-ke)

The name comes directly from the Estonian word, kannike, meaning “pansy; violet.”

The designated name-day is June 2nd.

Another form is Kanni.

Sources

  1. http://www.behindthename.com/namedays/lists/est.php
  2. http://online.ectaco.co.uk/main.jsp?do=e-services-dictionaries-word_translate1&status=translate&lang1=45&lang2=en&source_id=5598898