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Nils meaning and name origin
Nils \n(i)-ls\ as a boy's name is a variant of Nelson and Nicholas (Greek), and the meaning of Nils is "people of victory".
The baby name Nils sounds like Niles, Nels, Neils, Nilos and Niels. Other similar baby names are Nile, Neil, Giles, Jiles, Miles, Mills, Niel, Niall, Nial, Neill, Neile, Nilson, Niaz, Nikos, Niklos, Niklas, Nicos, Nyles, Noll, Silas, Sills and Wills.
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Popularity of Nils
Nils is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people. (1990 U.S. Census)
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