Meaning and origin

Nicolas is a French mixed name. The meaning of the name is Victorious People.

Where is it used?

The name Nicolas is mainly used in French.

How do they say it elsewhere?

Nils (In Swedish)
Nicolao (In Spanish)
Nicolás (In Spanish)
Mikolás (In Slovak and in Czech)
Nikola (In Serbian, Croatian and in Hungarian)
Neacel (In Scottish)
Nicol (In Scottish)
Nikolai (In Russian)
Nicolae (In Romanian)
Nicolau (In Portuguese)
Mikolaj (In Polish)
Nicolò (In Italian)
Nicola (In Italian)
Niccolò (In Italian)
Miklós (In Hungarian)
Nickolaus (In German)
Nikolaus (In German)
Niklaus (In German)
Klaes (In Frisian)
Nicole (In French and in English)
Niko (In Finnish)
Niilo (In Finnish)
Nikolao (In Esperanto)
Nikolas (In English and in Greek)
Nicholas (In English and in French)
Nickolas (In English)
Nikolaas (In Dutch)
Niels (In Danish and in Dutch)
Mikulás (In Czech)
Nikolaos (In Ancient Greek and in Greek)

If it's too long people might use

In Scottish and in English: Colin
In Italian: Nico
In German and in Dutch: Klaas
In German: Klaus
In German: Claus
In Finnish: Launo
In English: Nick
In English: Nic

For the opposite sex use:

In Romanian: Nicoleta (F)
In Greek: Nikoleta (F)
In English: Nicola (F)

See also

In Italian: Nicoletta (F)
In French: Nicolette (F)
In Esperanto: Nichjo (M)
In English: Nicky (B)
Alternative meanings (Spanish) Victorious People

More `Nicolas` links

Nicolas as abbreviation
Actors named Nicolas
Nicolas in the encyclopedia