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pinWhat does Nikolas mean?

Nikolas /niko-las/ as a boys' name is of Greek derivation, and the name Nikolas means "people of victory". Nikolas is a variant form of Nicholas (Greek) with the prefix Nik-.


Nikolas has 9 variants: Nickolas, Nickolaus, Nicolaas, Nicolas, Nicolaus, Nicolis, Nikkolas, Nikolaus and Nikolos.

Nikolas has 35 more alternative forms via Nicholas: Colas, Niccolo, Nichol, Nicholai, Nicholaus, Nichole, Nicholl, Nichols, Nicklas, Nicol, Nicola, Nicolai, Nicolao, Nicolay, Nicolet, Nicoli, Nicoll, Nicollet, Nicolls, Nicolo, Niels, Nik, Niki, Nikita, Nikki, Nikkolay, Nikky, Niklaas, Niklas, Niklos, Nikolai, Nikolay, Nikos, Nilos and Nils.

Kreatif forms: Nakolas, Newkolas, Nukolas. [more]

pinHow popular is Nikolas?

Nikolas is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#60706 out of 150436, Top 40%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Charted below is the baby name popularity of Nikolas for boys. Nikolas entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its top position of #285 in the U.S. in 1998, and is currently at #563. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nikolas name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nikolas outside U.S.

Popular alternative forms of Nikolas (#563 2 years ago) are Nicholas (#57 2 years ago), Nicholaus, Nickolas (#717), Nicola, Nicolas (#196), Niklas, Nikolai (#536) and Nils. These forms of Nikolas were favored in 1998 (average #631) and are almost as popular today (#674, 11.7%). Nicholas is more widely used than the rest, although Nikolas appears to be gaining popularity too, while Nickolas has become less contemporary. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Nikolas and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nikolas, Nicholas, Nicholaus, Nickolas, Nicola in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Nicolas, Nikolai, Nils in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Nicholas, Nicolas, Niklas, Nils outside U.S.