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Nicolaas Meaning


What does Nicolaas mean?

The name Nicolaas is of Dutch origin.

The meaning of Nicolaas is "victorious people".

Nicolaas is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Ni-co-laas.

The Given Name Nicolaas

Nicolaas is a form of Nicholas. See Nicholas for further details.

Nicolaas is a name with class.

A name fit for a child full of spirit and sparkle, a little pathfinder.

An appealing name that will appeal to parents.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Nicolaas Bloembergen, Nicolaas Pieck, and Nicolaas Pierson.

Nicolaas Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 10,440 in baby name popularity for boys with 7 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Nicolaas has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Nicolaas Name Popularity Page.

Nicolaas Related Names

Nicolaas is a form of Nicholas.

Famous Nicolaass

  • Nicolaas Bloembergen ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1981
  • Nicolaas Pieck ~ Saint
  • Nicolaas Pierson ~ Dutch Prime Minister (1897-1901)
  • Nicolaas Poppel ~ Saint
  • Nicolaas Scholtz ~ Cricket Player

Nicolaas Numerology

What will your new littleNicolaas be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Nicolaas are often melodic and lustrous but most of all they are read more >>

Nicolaas Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Nicolaas in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Nicolaas.

Just for fun, see the name Nicolaas in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Nicolaas in Nautical Flags page.