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Name Nicholas

Meaning:victory of the peopleTools:

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About the name Nicholas in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:French, English
Diminutives:Claes, Colin, Nicky
Short forms:Nic, Nick, Nicol, Nik, Nikko
US 2015 rank:#62     ... 60:Jordan, 61:Brayden, 62:Nicholas, 63:Robert, 64:Angel ...     Full US 2015 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:1:Nikola Belgrade 2006,  2:Nicole Philippines 2009,  2:Nikolaj Denmark 2001,  2:Nik Slovenia 2014,  3:Nicola England+Wales 1974,  3:Nika Slovenia 2014,  3:Nikol Bulgaria 2012,  3:Nico Switzerland/German 2009,  3:Nicolas France 1997,  4:Niklas Düsseldorf 2001
Somehow related to:Klaus
Name variants:Caline, Coletta, Colette, Nichola, Nichole, Nicki, Nicky, Nicol, Nicola, Nicole, Nicoleta, Nicoletta, Nicolette, Nicolina, Nicoline, Nika, Niki, Nikki, Nikol, Nikola, Nikole, Nikolett, Nikoletta, Nikolina, Nikoline, Claes, 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, Nikko, Niklas, Niklaus, Niko, Nikola, Nikolai, Nikolaj, Nikolas, Nikolasz, Nikolaus, Nikos, Nils   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2015 54,  2014 39,  2013 46,  2012 33,  2011 36,  2010 29,  2009 27,  2008 25,  2007 23,  2006 19,  2005 14,  2004 12,  2003 8,  2002 8,  2001 7
Brazil 2009 15
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2015 76,  2014 43,  2013 77,  2012 32,  2011 52,  2010 37,  2009 28,  2008 27
England+WalesGraph2003 93,  2002 87,  2001 82,  2000 64,  1999 611998 62
MaltaGraph2014 14,  2013 122012 14
New ZealandGraph2011 92,  2010 75,  2009 73,  2008 68
NorwayGraph2015 190,  2014 166,  2013 180,  2012 169,  2011 167,  2010 1362009 137,  2008 140
ScotlandGraph2015 146,  2014 130,  2013 154,  2012 174,  2010 181,  2009 160,  2008 143,  2001 95,  2000 92,  1999 98,  1998 85
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 14,  1990-1999 81980-1989 19,  1970-1979 52,  1960-1969 143
USA prevalence 1990 64
USA yearlyGraph2015 62,  2014 57,  2013 54,  2012 49,  2011 42,  2010 38,  2009 32,  2008 29,  2007 20,  2006 17,  2005 15,  2004 13,  2003 12,  2002 9,  2001 6,  2000 6,  1999 51998 6,  1997 6,  1996 6,  1995 6,  1994 9,  1993 8
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