What does Nicolai mean?
23 more different relations via Nicholas: Nichol, Nicholai, Nicholaus, Nichole, Nicholl, Nichols, Nicklas, Nickolas▼, Nickolaus, Nicol, Nicolaas, Nicolas▲, Nicolaus, Nicolet, Nicolis, Nicoll, Nicollet, Nicolls, Nikkolas, Niklas, Nikolas, Nikolaus and Nikolos.Creative forms:
(male) Nicoan, Nicona, ..
(female) Nicoki, Nicoly, .. Middle name pairings:
Nicolai Steven (N.S.), ..
How popular is Nicolai?
Nicolai is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#13628 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Nicolai entered the list in 2015 and reached its top rank of #1890 in the U.S. then. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Nicolai (#1890 a year ago) ranked in the Top 2000 are Nicholas (#62 a year ago), Nicolas (#202), Nikolai (#478), Nikolas (#566), Nickolas (#727), Nikolaus, Nicolaus, Niklas, Nicola, Nicholaus, Nichols, Nicklas and Nickolaus. These forms of Nicolai were popular as baby names in 1995 (usage of 1.7%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.5%, ▼70.6%), with forms like Nickolas becoming somewhat outmoded. Nicholas is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Nikolai has grown popular as well.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Nico▲, Nicos and Nolan▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Nicolai.See names in meaning and etymology.