What does Nicolas mean?
Nicolas has 30 more relations via Nicholas: Colas, Niccolo, Nichol, Nicholai, Nicholaus, Nichole, Nicholl, Nichols, Nicklas, Nicol, Nicola, Nicolai, Nicolao, Nicolay, Nicolet, Nicoli, Nicoll, Nicollet, Nicolls, Nicolo, Niels, Nikkolay, Niklaas, Niklas, Niklos, Nikolai▲, Nikolay, Nikos, Nilos and Nils.Creative forms:
(male) Nicona, Niconas, ..
(female) Nicoda, Niconis, .. Middle name pairings:
Nicolas Eliyahu (N.E.), ..
How popular is Nicolas?
Nicolas is a very popular first name for men (#427 out of 1220, Top 35%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#5525 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name history of Nicolas for boys. Nicolas reached its apex position of #132 in the U.S. in the year 1998, and is at #202 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Below is a graphed analysis of the history of Nicolas and related names. Nicholas (#62 from recent data), Nikolai (#478), Nikolas (#566), Nickolas (#727), Nicolai (#1890), Nichols, Nicholaus, Nikolaus, Nils, Niklas, Niels, Nickolaus, Nicklas, Nicolaus and Nicola are the prominent varying forms of Nicolas (#202 from recent data) rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Colas, are seldom used. Usage of these forms of Nicolas was at its apex in the year 1995 (median #1349) and is now significantly diminished (#1495, ▼70.6%). Nicholas has generally been popular among parents, although Nicolas appears to be getting popular too, while versions like Nickolas are no longer trendy.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Bialas, Nico▲, Nicos, Niles, Nolan▲ and Silas▲. These names tend to be less commonly used than Nicolas.See names in meaning and etymology.