What does Nicholai mean?
Nicholai has 28 alternative forms via Nicholas: Niccolo, Nichol, Nicholaus, Nichole, Nicholl, Nichols, Nicklas, Nickolas▼, Nickolaus, Nicol, Nicola, Nicolaas, Nicolai, Nicolao, Nicolas▲, Nicolaus, Nicolay, Nicolet, Nicoli, Nicolis, Nicoll, Nicolls, Nicolo, Nikkolas, Nikkolay, Nikolai▲, Nikolas and Nikolay.Creative forms:
(male) Natholai, Nichel, ..
(female) Nichla, Nichlea, .. Middle name pairings:
Nicholai Rhett (N.R.), ..
How popular is Nicholai?
Nicholai is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#109915 out of 150436, Top 73%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Displayed below is an analysis of the ranking of Nicholai and associated names. Nicholas (#62 a year ago), Nicolas (#202), Nikolai (#478), Nikolas (#566), Nickolas (#727), Nicolai (#1890), Nicolaus, Nickolaus, Nicholaus, Nichols, Nicklas and Nicola are the prominent variation forms of Nicholai (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Nicholai reached its apex in the year 1995 (median #1195) and has become much lower since (#1327, ▼71%). Nicholas is the all-time favorite, although Nikolai appears to be getting popular too, while versions like Nicholas used to be popular. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Mihai, Nacham, Nachman, Nicco, Nico▲, Nicollet, Nicos, Nikhel, Nikhil, Niklas, Nikolaus, Nikolos, Nishan, Nolan▲ and Yishai. These names tend to be more commonly used than Nicholai.See names in meaning and etymology.