What does Niels mean?
The meaning of Niels is "horn".
Niels is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 5 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Niels.
The Given Name Niels
Niels is a name with authenticness.
A name fit for a child full of spirit and timelessness, a little adventurer.
Niels is also great as a middle name.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Niels Bohr, and Niels Kaj Jerne.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 6,236 in baby name popularity for boys with 14 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
The trend's your friend. See how Niels has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Niels Name Popularity Page.
Niels Related Names
- Niels ~ Danish King (1104-1134)
- Niels Bohr ~ Nobel Prize for Physics 1922, Scientist
- Niels Kaj Jerne ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1984
- Niels Ryberg Finsen ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1903
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The numbers that make up your child's name.
Numerology may give you some insight.
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Niels Name Fun
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