Nils

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Gender: M Origin of Nils: Norwegian variation of Nicholas and Nilsson

Like Lars, Sven, Niels, and Nels, an unjustly neglected straightforward Scandinavian name.

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Famous People Named Nils

Nils Asther, Swedish actor
Nils Allen Stewart Sr., American stuntman and actor
Nils Allen "BooBoo" Stewart, American actor
Nils Haugen, American politician
Nils Patrik Johansson, heavy metal vocalist
Nils Bergstrom, Swedish ice hockey player
Nils-Joel Englund, Swedish cross-country skier
Nils Ericson, Swedish inventor and engineer
Nils Frykdahl, American musician
Nils Liedholm, Swedish footballer and coach
Nils Lofgren, American musician
Nils Petersen, German footballer
Nils Trygg, Swedish woodcarver
Nils Luderowski, Swedish-American architect

Pop Culture References for the name Nils

Nils, fictional bard in the Fire Emblem: Rekka no Ken video game
Nils Holgersson, main character of "The Wonderful Adventures of Nils," a novel by Swedish author Selma Lagerlöf
Nils, character in Double Fines video game, Psychonauts

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