Meaning and name origin
Nikolas \n(i)-ko-las\ as a boy's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Nikolas is "people of victory". Nikolas is a variant of Nicholas (Greek); biblical: one of seven "qualified men" in the first-century Christian congregation.
Nikolas is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#61570 out of 88799, Top 69%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Nikolas for boys. Nikolas reached its highest rank of #285 in the U.S. in 1998. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Nikolas and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Nicholas (#57), Nicolas (#196), Nikolas (#563) and Nickolas (#717). (2014 statistics).