Nicholas

Colors Related to this Name: Red

Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #54 in 2013 and #57 in 2014.

Famous People

Nicholas Sparks (Writer), Nicholas Brendon (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Nicholas D'Agosto (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Nicholas Braun (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Nicholas Hammond (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Nicholas Turturro (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Nicholas Gonzalez (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Nicholas Colasanto (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Ancient Greek Νικόλαος ‎(Nikólaos), from νίκη ‎(níkē, “victory”) + λαός ‎(laós, “people”)

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-). Best known for a legendary St. Nicholas, associated with Father Christmas.

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)