Swiss German variation of Nicholas, Greek
"people of victory"

Niklaus Origin and Meaning

The name Niklaus is a boy's name meaning "people of victory".
A surprising entrant into the US Top 1000, given that this variation of Nicholas is primarily used in Switzerland. Niklaus "Klaus" Mikaelson was a character on the TV show The Vampire Diaries.
# 969 in the US

Niklaus Rank in US Top 1000

Niklaus Popularity

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Niklaus in Pop Culture

  • Niklaus "Klaus" Mikaelsoncharacter from "The Vampire Diaries" and "The Originals"

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