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Pronunciation

nɪkələs

Origin

English, French

Meaning

Derived from the Greek words “nike” and “laos”, it means ‘victory for the people’. Nicholas exists in every language imaginable, from Latvian to Vietnamese. Saint Nicholas is said to be the protector of children, sailors, and merchants. Rich in history and meaning, this name is a true classic.

Rank in the year 2015

Nicholas was ranked #93 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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