Nils

♂ Name Nils – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Nils

Nils is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Nils

Nils is a Swedish and Norwegian form of Nicholas or Nikolaus.

Meaning of Nils

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

Pronunciation of Nils

Alternate spelling of Nils

Niels

Nils in the categories

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Name Statistic: Nils is ranked #825 overall ↓ -23

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 679 ↓ -7
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2653 ↑↑ 304
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1165 ↓ -46
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3649 ↓↓ -155
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 465 ↓ -32
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 528 ↓ -20
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 1215 ↑ 10
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 2610 ↑ 87
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 1402 ↑↑ 294
  • 🇫🇷 France: 1592 ↑ 27
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2552 ↓ -20
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 2431 ↑↑ 322
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8520 ↑↑ 215
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 991 ↓ -19
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 775 ↑ 14
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 4803 ↓↓ -807
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 5000 ↑↑ 866
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 285 ↑ 7
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 3756 ↓ -93

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