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


Nicholas is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Nicholas?

Nicholas derived from the Greek name Nikolaos or Nikólaos (Νικόλαος).

What does the name Nicholas mean?

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

Pronunciation of Nicholas

Variants of the name Nicholas

Nickolas Nicolaas Nicolas Nicolàs Nicolás Nikolas

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Popularity of the name Nicholas

The name Nicholas is ranked #1061 overall.

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