Meaning of Micro: A nickname for someone who is small in stature or has a modest presence, but who may have significant qualities or impact despite their size.

Literal Meaning of Micro: Literally, Micro comes from the Greek word “mikros,” meaning small or tiny.

Popularity: Low.

Origin: English (from the Greek word for “small”).


Emily: Have you noticed how compact yet efficient Alex is in his work?

Liam: Yes, that’s why we call him Micro.

Emily: He might be small, but he gets the job done.

Related Nicknames: Mini, Tiny, Little One, Petite, Small Fry.