Name Niels

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Niels

Niels is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Niels

Niels is a Scandinavian, especially Danish variant of Nicholas or Nikolaus.

Meaning of Niels

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

Pronunciation of Niels

Variants of the name Niels

Nils

Niels in the categories

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Name Statistic: Niels is ranked #1439 overall ↓ -80

  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 620 ↓ -24
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 746 ↓ -40
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1087 ↓↓ -127
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 1118 ↓ -57
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1189 ↓ -44
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1340 ↑ 39
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1708 ↓ -6
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 2288 ↓↓ -324
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2547 ↓↓ -226
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2721 ↓ -56
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 3020 ↑↑ 702
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 3273 ↓↓ -954
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3664 ↓↓ -204
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 4256 ↓ -18
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 6123 ↓↓ -429
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 7231 ↑↑ 1496
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8144 ↑↑ 327
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 10386 ↓↓ -454
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 10991 ↓↓ -771
Name Niels

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