Name Klaus Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Klaus


Klaus is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Klaus?

Klaus is a German and Nordic short variant of the name Nicholas, which derived from the Greek name Nikolaos or Nikólaos (Νικόλαος).

What does the name Klaus mean?

Klaus means “victory of the people” (from ancient Greek “níkē/νίκη” = victory + “laós/λαός” = people/soldiers).

Pronunciation of Klaus

Variants of the name Klaus


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Popularity of the name Klaus

The name Klaus is ranked #6113 overall.

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