First name origin & meaning:
Greek: Victorious people
First name variations: Nicolas, Nikolie, Niko, Nikolaus, Nicklaus, 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, Klaus, Klas, Klaas, Miklós, Nicholas
Last name origins & meanings:
- German: variant of Nikolaus.
- Greek: from the
personal name Nikolaos (see Nicholas), or a reduced form
of derivative surnames such as Papanikolaou ‘(son of) Nicholas
the Priest’ and Hatzinikolaou ‘(son of) Nicholas the Pilgrim’.