Nicholas meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Nicholas No. of characters: 8 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old Greek English French
How to pronounce Nicholas ni-cho-las What does my name mean? Meanings: Victory Of The People Victorious Person People of Victory

Nicholas was ranked 63 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 1.61% from its previous ranking of 62 in 2015. Nicholas was ranked 12965 in 2015 list of US girls name and dropped by 36.55% from its previous ranking of 9495 in 2014.

Full form of Nicholas : Normal Informal Companionable High-Spirited Opportunist Lively Alert Shrewd

Nicholas is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 140 in 2015. Around 13429 people wear Nicholas as their first name. Nicholas is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Nicholas is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1911 and ranked 63 (0.145462% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 893128 people wear Nicholas as their first name. Nicholas is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare girl name since 1916 and ranked 63 (0.145462% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 893128 people have Nicholas as their first name. Nicholas is not a native United States and Nicholas may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.247090% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Nicholas
YearRankOccurence
Popular boy name in
1911120308
1912113676
1913110796
19141021151
19151041427
19161071418
19171091413
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Expression number of Nicholas is 9.

Nicholas are idealistic who embrace the principles of compassion and forgiveness. Nicholas are visionary who is wiling to make a better world and have the ability to influence masses. Nicholas are also creative and imaginative that gives them an artistic talent.

Names that rhyme with Nicholas Famous people named Nicholas
Michelle Nicholas in Proud to Be Your Bud? as Actress
Annie Nicholas in À coeur joie as Actress
Tracy Nicholas in Misfits as Actress
Sarah McNicholas in Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London as Actress
Bianca Nicholas in Sleepy Hollow as Actress
Anna Nicholas in Final Analysis as Actress
Eileen Nicholas in Trainspotting as Actress
Theresa San-Nicholas in From Justin to Kelly as Actress
Angela Nicholas in Staying on Top as Actress
Denise Nicholas in Ghost Dad as Actress
Names like Nicholas Nicholas Namesakes Related Names: NicNicaNicaelaNicaiseNicalaNicandroNicanorNicanoraNicaraNicasiaNicasioNicayaNicaylaNicciNiccoNiccolaNiccolasNiccoleNiccoliNiccoloComments :Nicholas is a surname and male first name. The name is a form of the name Nikolaus and is widespread in English-speaking countries. Often spelled as Nicolas, Nikolas or Nickolas which is derived from Greek name Νικόλαος consisting of nikē 'victory' and λαός 'people', which means victory of the people. The name became popular through Saint Nicholas also called Nikolaos of Myra, was a historic 4th-century Christian saint and Greek Bishop of Myra, in Demre, Turkey. Saint Nicholas day is celebrated on December 6 every year. In US the name along with its variants is one of the popular name ranking in top 20 but the popularity of the name is continuously decreasing. There are more than 100 male and female variation of the name in over 40 languages. - Jeannie Boozer Popularity of Nicholas
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Other variants of Nicholas :Nicolaus Nikolaos Nikola Nikolai Nikolay Nicolau Nikica Niko Nikša Mikuláš Mikoláš Mikula Niklas Nikolaj Cai Caj Claus Kai Kaj Kay Klaus Niels Nicolaas Nikolaas Klaas Nick Nico Niek Nikolao Niĉjo Nigul Launo Niilo Klaes Nikoloz Nika Nikusha Nikolaus Nickolaus Niklaus Nicolaos Nik Nikolas Miklós Kolos Miksa Nioclás Niccolò Nicola Nicolò Nikolajs Klaos Nikolche Nikora Nichol Nicol Col Nils Mikołaj Nicolae Neculai Nicu Nicușor Kolya Neacel Miklavž Nicolao Nicolás Claes Klas Nels Nils Mykola  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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