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Meaning:victory of the peopleTools:

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About the name Nicholas in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:French, English
Diminutives:Colin, Nicky
Short forms:Nic, Nick, Nicol, Nik
US 2012 rank:#49     ... 47:Evan, 48:Jordan, 49:Nicholas, 50:Tyler, 51:Aaron ...     Full US 2012 list
Similarly written:Nichola, Nickolas, Nicolas, Nicolás, Nichole, Nicklas, Niclas, Nicola, Nicola, Nicolaas     Details
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About Nicholas/Nicole, the group of names with the same origin as Nicholas

Meaning/translation:victory of the people
Language of origin:Old Greek
Info about origin, male:well known as the name of Saint Nicholas, Bishop of Myra (4th century AD)
 until now there were 5 popes named Nicholas
Words:nike = the victory  Old Greek
 laos = the people  Old Greek
Topics:Popes
Variants' top ranks:2:Nicole Philippines 2006,  2:Nikolaj Denmark 2001,  2:Nik Slovenia 2012,  3:Nicola England+Wales 1974,  3:Nico Switzerland/German 2009,  3:Nicolas France 1997,  4:Nika Slovenia 2011,  4:Niklas Düsseldorf 2001,  4:Nick Netherlands 1999,  6:Niels Netherlands 2000
Somehow related to:Klaus
Name variants:Caline, Coletta, Colette, Nichola, Nichole, Nicki, Nicky, Nicol, Nicola, Nicole, Nicoleta, Nicoletta, Nicolette, Nicolina, Nicoline, Nika, Niki, Nikki, Nikola, Nikole, Nikolett, Nikoletta, Nikolina, Nikoline, Colin, Collin, Klaas, Kolja, Miklós, Mikolaj, Nic, Niccolò, Nicholas, Nick, Nicki, Nicklas, Nicklaus, Nickolas, Nicky, Niclas, Nico, Nicol, Nicola, Nicolaas, Nicolae, Nicolai, Nicolas, Nicolás, Nicolaus, Nicolay, Nicollò, Nicolo, Nicolò, Niek, Niels, Niilo, Nik, Niki, Niklas, Niklaus, Niko, Nikola, Nikolai, Nikolaj, Nikolas, Nikolasz, Nikolaus, Nikos, Nils   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Nicholas

SeriesRankings
Australia/NSW2012 33,  2011 36,  2010 29,  2009 27,  2008 25,  2007 23,  2006 19,  2005 14,  2004 12,  2003 8,  2002 8,  2001 7
Brazil2009 15
Canada/British Columbia2012 32,  2011 52,  2010 37,  2009 28,  2008 27
England+Wales2003 93,  2002 87,  2001 82,  2000 64,  1999 611998 62
New Zealand2011 92,  2010 75,  2009 73,  2008 68
Norway2012 169,  2011 167,  2010 1362009 137,  2008 140
Scotland2012 174,  2010 181,  2009 160,  2008 143,  2001 95,  2000 92,  1999 98,  1998 85
USA decades2000-2009 14,  1990-1999 81980-1989 19,  1970-1979 52,  1960-1969 143
USA yearly2012 49,  2011 42,  2010 38,  2009 32,  2008 29,  2007 20,  2006 17,  2005 15,  2004 13,  2003 12,  2002 10,  2001 6,  2000 6,  1999 6,  1998 6,  1997 6,  1996 6,  1995 61994 9
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