Name
NICHOLAS

Name NICHOLAS

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 1,059,467 births of Nicholas in the countries below, which represents an average of 7,622 births of children bearing the first name Nicholas per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 6,597 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Nicholas   
In Italiano Nome Nicholas   
Available variant : Nicholás
Variations : Nicklaus , Nikolas , Níkolas

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Information about the first name Nicholas

The first name Nicholas is listed in our categories :The first name Nicholas has been assigned to:
99.86% to boys
0.14% to girls
The country where the first name Nicholas is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 8 letters including 3 vowels and 5 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Nicholas

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Nicholas : Chalison, Nichalos, Nichloas, Nichoals, Nicolash

Nicholas in Japanese *

Romajinikorasu
Katakanaニコラス
Hiraganaにこらす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
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Nicholas in sign language

Nicholas in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Nicholas

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Middle English Nicholas, from Old French Nicholas, from Latin Nīcolāus, from Ancient Greek Νικόλαος (Nikólaos), from νίκη (níkē, “victory”) + λαός (laós, “people”)
Alternative forms src :
  • Nicolas
  • Nickolas, Nikolas (usually of non-English origin)
Anagrams src :
  • halocins, lichanos
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈnɪk.ə.ləs/, /ˈnɪk.ləs/
Proper noun src :
  • Nicholas (plural Nicholases)
  • A male given name from Ancient Greek. Best known for St. Nicholas of Myre, on whom Father Christmas is based.
  • A patronymic surname​.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Santa Claus
Middle English
Etymology src :
  • From Old French Nicholas, from Latin Nīcolāus, from Ancient Greek Νικόλαος (Nikólaos).
Alternative forms src :
  • Nicolas, Nicholaus
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈnikɔlas/, /ˈnikɔlau̯s/
Proper noun src :
  • Nicholas
  • A male given name associated with Saint Nicholas of Myra.
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • English: Nicholas
  • Scots: Nicholas
 

Popularity of the name Nicholas

Number of NICHOLAS births per year

Total births of Nicholas by country

Births with the first name Nicholas
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
902,652
1,336
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
42,497
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
33,787
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
14,591
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
13,724
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
13,546
39
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
8,418
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
6,222
2
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
4,970
40
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
4,571
16
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
3,434
0
NSNew Scotland
1920 - 2019
2,747
0
NONorway
1945 - 2019
1,374
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
1,275
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
1,006
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
832
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
766
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
662
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
348
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
264
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
152
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
105
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
81
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
10
0

Total births of Nicholas by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Nicholas
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2019
4,585
0
ITItaly
2018
730
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
408
0
BRBrazil
2010
287
4
ONOntario
2018
219
0
SESweden
2019
83
0
ABAlberta
2019
48
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
46
0
IEIreland
2019
45
0
NONorway
2019
24
0
QCQuebec
2019
21
0
NZNew Zealand
2019
20
0
BEBelgium
2019
17
0
DKDenmark
2019
12
0
ATAustria
2018
10
0
CHSwitzerland
2019
9
0
DEGermany
2018
9
0
FRFrance
2019
8
0
PLPoland
2019
7
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
4
0
ARArgentina
2015
1
0

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Personalities with the first name Nicholas

There are 277 personalities with the first name Nicholas


Nicolas Cage
(Nicholas Kim Coppola) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Actor Comedian Television producer Character actor Television actor Film actor Filmmaker Voice actor Film director Film producer


Richard Branson
(Richard Charles Nicholas Branson) src

United kingdom
Writer Businessperson Entrepreneur Investor Television producer Balloonist Aircraft pilot Film producer High school teacher Autobiographer


Nick Nolte
src

United states of america
Actor Stage actor Voice actor Film producer Basketball player Model Television actor Film actor


Nick Jonas
(Nicholas Jerry Jonas) src

United states of america
Guitarist Stage actor Television actor Film actor Recording artist Actor Composer Singer Pianist Singer-songwriter


Nicholas Sparks
(Nicholas Charles Sparks) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Writer Film producer Novelist Athletics competitor Taekwondo athlete


Louis Mountbatten
src

United kingdom
Military personnel Politician Diplomat Naval officer


Nick Cave
(Nicholas Edward Cave) src

Australia
Screenwriter Actor Writer Author Pianist Singer-songwriter Musician Composer Singer Librettist Songwriter Novelist


Nick Vujicic
src

Australia
Actor Writer Patron of the arts Motivational speaker


Nicholas Hoult
(Nicholas Caradoc Hoult) src

United kingdom
Actor Child actor Stage actor Model Television actor Film actor


Nicholas Winton
src

United kingdom United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Military personnel Banker Business broker Resistance fighter Philanthropist Humanitarian



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Nicholas
Full list of personalities with the first name Nicholas

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Nicholas

There are 2867 actors and actresses with the first name Nicholas
Nicholas Martorell Jr.
Nicholas Mcanulty
Nicholas Olesky
Nicholas Adlett
Nicholas Hamilton
Nicholas Art
Nicholas Jolly
Nicholas G. Sims
Nicholas Roget-King
Nicholas Brady
Nicholas Beale
Nicholas Locash
Nicholas Elia
Nicholas Johnson
Nicholas Merkerson
Nicholas Bigsby
Nicholas Smith
Nicholas Harsin
Nicholas Pearce
Nicholas Bourdages
Nicholas Bird
Nicholas Schwerin
Nicholas Castel Vanderburgh
Nicholas Schulz
Nicholas Molencupp
Nicholas S. Morrison
Nicholas Bellisario
Nicholas Purcell
Nicholas Kohut
Nicholas Hoult

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Nicholas
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Nicholas

Rankings of first name NICHOLAS by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#55ON Ontario2018
#56IT Italy2018
#78US United State of America2019
#91BC British Columbia2019
#101AB Alberta2019
#135IE Ireland2019
#139GB United Kingdom2019
#146SE Sweden2019
#203NO Norway2019
#245NZ New Zealand2019
#265QC Quebec2019
#317DK Denmark2019
#317CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#364PL Poland2019
#402BR Brazil2010
#458AT Austria2018
#518CH Switzerland2019
#597BE Belgium2019
#683DE Germany2018
#1233AR Argentina2015
#2974FR France2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#10784BR Brazil2010








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