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Gender: Male Meaning of Nicolas: "people of vistory" Origin of Nicolas: Spelling variation of Nicholas Nicolas's Popularity in 2017: #205

The name Nicolas is a boy's name of Greek origin meaning "people of vistory". Nicolas is ranked #205 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names from Harry Potter and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

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Nicolas is the French and Spanish form, or streamlined spelling, of Nicholas, popularized by actor Nicolas Cage.

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Famous People Named Nicolas

Nicolas de Condorcet, French philosipher
Nicolas Cage (born Nicolas Kim Coppola), American actor
Nicolas Paul Stephane Sarkozy, President of France
Nicolás Maduro, 65th President of Venezuela
Nicolas Poussin, French Baroque painter
Nicolas Sebastien Anelka, French footballer
Nicolas Pierre Armand Mahut, French tennis player
Nicolas Kiefer, German tennis player
Nicolas Roche, Irish cyclist; son of cyclist Stephen Roche
Nicolas Charles Oudinot, 1st Comte Oudinot, 1st Duc de Reggio, Marshal of France
Nicolas Bourbaki, pseudonym of a group of French mathematicians
Nicolas Jon "Nic" Knievel, son of daredevil Evel Knievel
Nicolas-Jacques Charrier (b. 1960), son of actors Brigitte Bardot and Jacques Charrier
Nicolas Poiret (b. 1978), son of actors Caroline Cellier and Jean Poiret
Nicolas Yaffa (b. 1985), son of bassist Sami Yaffa of the New York Dolls
Nicolas Mulroney (b. 1985), son of Canadian Prime Minister Brian Mulroney
Nicolas Sled (b. 1993), son of TV personality Sophie Davant and Pierre Sled
Nicolas "Nico" Marley (b. 1995), son of Rohan Marley; grandson of singer Bob Marley
Nicolas Ramos (b. 1995), son of TV news anchor Jorge Ramos
Nicolas Robert Grandezka (b. 1999), son of actor Wolfram Grandezka and model Nadja Auermann
Nicolas Haza Paleta (b. 1999), son of actors Ludwika Paleta and Plutarco Haza
Nicolas Grev Austin Collins (b. 2001), son of musician Phil Collins
Nicolas Neruda Kodjoe (b. 2006), son of actors Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker
Nicolas Bendtner (b. 2010), son of TV personality Caroline Fleming and footballer Nicklas Bendtner
Nicolás Gómez-Acebo y Carney (b. 2013), son of the Viscount de la Torre; great-nephew of King Juan Carlos of Spain
Nicolas Paul Gustaf Bernadotte (b. 2015), Prince of Sweden, Duke of Ångermanland; daughter of Princess Madeleine
Nicolás Gómez-Acebo y Halamandari (b. 2016), son of Don Fernando Gómez-Acebo; great-nephew of King Juan Carlos of Spain
Nicolás Heras-Casado (b. 2016), son of actress Anne Igartiburu and composer Pablo Heras-Casado
Nicolas "Nico" Gaitán, Argentine professional footballer
NicolasNico” Hülkenberg, german Formula one driver

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