What does Nikolas mean?
Nikolas has 26 more alternative forms via Nicholas: Colas, Nicholai, Nicholaus, Nichols, Nicklas, Nicol, Nicola, Nicolai, Nicolao, Nicolay, Nicolet, Nicoli, Nicoll, Nicolls, Nicolo, Niels, Nikita, Nikkolay, Niklaas, Niklas, Niklos, Nikolai▲, Nikolay, Nikos, Nilos and Nils.Creative forms:
(male) Nikoman, Nikona, ..
(female) Nikora, Nikota, .. Middle name pairings:
Nikolas Osman (N.O.), ..
How 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. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name history of Nikolas for boys. Nikolas entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top position of #285 in the U.S. in 1998, and is currently at #566. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Nikolas (#566 from current records) are Nicholas (#62 from current records), Nicholaus, Nichols, Nicklas, Nickolas (#727), Nickolaus, Nicola, Nicolai (#1890), Nicolas (#202), Nicolaus, Niels, Nikita (#1696), Niklas, Nikolai (#478), Nikolaus and Nils. These forms of Nikolas were favored in 1995 (average #1388) and are now much less widespread (#1507, ▼70.4%), with versions like Nickolas becoming less in vogue. Nicholas is more widely used than the rest, although Nicolas appears to be gaining popularity too.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bialas, Nicos, Niko▲, Nikodim, Niles, Nolan▲ and Silas▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nikolas.See names in meaning and etymology.