Nicolas - boys name

Nicolas name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 95%

Nicolas name meaning:

The name Nicolas is derived from the Greek name "Nikolaos," which consists of the words "nike" and "laos." "Nike" means "victory" or "to conquer," while "laos" means "people" or "nation." Therefore, the meaning of the name Nicolas can be interpreted as "victory of the people" or "conqueror of the people."

People with the name Nicolas are often seen as strong leaders who have the ability to inspire and motivate others. They are determined and ambitious, with a natural inclination to succeed in their endeavors. They possess a charismatic and confident persona that attracts people towards them. Nicolas is also associated with qualities such as loyalty, courage, and resilience.

Overall, the name Nicolas embodies a powerful and influential personality that conveys a sense of victory and leadership. It represents someone who has the potential to achieve great things and make a positive impact on the people around them.

Origin: Biblical

Victory of the people.

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Overall UK ranking: 257 out of 4789

185 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (372)

Historical popularity of Nicolas

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