First name origins & meanings:
- Greek: People of victory; diminutive of Nicholas
- German: Victorious people
- Greek: Victorious people
First name variations: Claes, Clause, Claus, Claus, Claas, Nicolas, Nikolas, Nikolie, Niko, Nikolaus, Nicola, Nick, Nicky, Nikki, Nikita, Nickita, Nikos, Nikolai, Nikola, Nicholai, Nicanor, Nikos, Nicos, Nichol, Nichols, Nicolson, Nicol, Nicolo, Nikolos, Nicko, Nicodemus, Nils, Niles, Nixon, Cole, Colin, Colet, Claus, Klas, Klaas, Miklós, Nicholas
Last name origin & meaning:
German: from the personal name Klaus, a reduced form of
Nikolaus (see Nicholas).