The name Nils is a boy's name of Norwegian origin. Nils and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".
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Like Lars, Sven, Niels, and Nels, an unjustly neglected straightforward Scandinavian name. Surname Nilsson or the anglicized Nelson derives from Nils.
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