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Nicholas Name Meaning and Origin

Nicholas Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Victory of the people

Name Origin


Nicholas is a Greek name meaning 'victory of the people'. It has a strong and positive connotation, symbolizing success and triumph. The name has been popular in various cultures and regions.

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Nicholas Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Nicholas is easy to pronounce with clear syllables and familiar sounds, making it a smooth and pleasant name to say.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Nicholas has a good rhythm with two syllables that flow well together, creating a balanced and harmonious sound.

Famous People Named Nicholas

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Nicholas Cage

Nicholas Cage is an American actor known for his diverse roles in movies such as 'Leaving Las Vegas', 'National Treasure', and 'Face/Off'. He has won numerous awards for his performances and is recognized for his unique on-screen presence.

● Nicholas Sparks

Nicholas Sparks is an American author known for writing romantic novels like 'The Notebook', 'A Walk to Remember', and 'Dear John'. His books have been adapted into successful films and he is a bestselling author worldwide.

● Nicholas Hoult

Nicholas Hoult is a British actor known for his roles in 'About a Boy', 'Warm Bodies', and 'X-Men: First Class'. He has received critical acclaim for his performances and is considered a talented young actor.

Nicholas Name Popularity Insights

U.S. Population

The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Nicholas

The name Nicholas does not have strong negative connotations or cultural symbols associated with it. It is a widely accepted and respected name that is unlikely to evoke any negative stereotypes or associations.

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