Gender: Male Meaning of Nicolai: "people of victory" Origin of Nicolai: Scandinavian and Slavic form of Nicholas

Nicolai Origin and Meaning

The name Nicolai is a boy's name of Slavic, Scandinavian origin meaning "people of victory".

Related to the Russian name Nikolai, this is a fresh and exotic form of a popular favorite.

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stella2007 Says:


Love this name especially the nickname Nico. I love that it means 'victory'.

EW314 Says:


I really like this. I still think I prefer the Russian spelling (Nikolai), but this lends itself better to nn Nico, which I really like.