Gender: Female Meaning of Nicolette: "people of victory" Origin of Nicolette: French, diminutive of Nicole, feminine variation of Nicholas, Greek

Nicolette Origin and Meaning

The name Nicolette is a girl's name of French origin meaning "people of victory".

Nicolette is the ultra-feminine name of an enchanting princess in the medieval French romance, Aucassin et Nicolette, a name that got stacks of publicity in the heyday of Desperate Housewives and its star Nicolette Sheridan. It was also the name of Chloe Sevigny's character in Big Love.

Nicoletta is an Italian variation; the cool nickname Nico modernizes it and moderates its ultra-feminine frilliness.

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clairels Says:


Nicorette gum.

alextheindigo Says:


I am convinced that the only people that can pull off very French names that end in "lette" are French people.

paulapuddephatt Says:


This is beautiful, very feminine, with some attractive nickname options. Nicki and Lettie are my personal favourites. Nicoletta is a gorgeous name, too.

Nozomi Says:


Sorry just got curious

Nozomi Says:


I don't think of that too much, but why is your name Phoenix your mn on here? Or is that your surname?

kpearl8 Says:


Me too, "nicotine" was my first thought :(

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I like Nicolette way more than Nicole (which is my middle name). Too bad it reminds me of cigarettes.