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Nikolas Name Meaning and Origin

Nikolas Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Victory of the people

Name Origin


Nikolas is derived from the Greek name Nikolaos, meaning 'victory of the people'. It is a popular name in various cultures with variations in spelling. The name has a strong and positive connotation, symbolizing triumph and unity.

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Nikolas Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Nikolas is easy to pronounce with clear syllables and a smooth flow. It is familiar and comfortable to say aloud.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Nikolas has a good rhythmic flow with emphasis on the first syllable. It rolls off the tongue nicely and sounds balanced.

Famous People Named Nikolas

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

● Nikolas Cruz

Nikolas Cruz is known for being the perpetrator of the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida in 2018. His actions sparked debates on gun control and school safety.

● Nikolas Lombaerts

Nikolas Lombaerts is a Belgian former professional footballer who played as a defender for clubs like Zenit Saint Petersburg and KV Oostende.

● Nikolas Mahut

Nikolas Mahut is a French professional tennis player who has won multiple ATP titles and is known for his strong serve and net play.

Nikolas 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 Nikolas

While the name Nikolas itself does not have negative connotations, it may inadvertently bring to mind the negative associations with individuals who share the name, such as Nikolas Cruz, the perpetrator of a tragic school shooting. It is important to separate the name from any negative actions or individuals associated with it.

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