Nickolas

First Name
38k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
425
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Nickolas

"Nickolas" is a name of Slavic origin, and it means "Victorious. Conquerer of the people. Variant of Nicholas". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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  1. A male given name

Notable Persons Named Nickolas

Nick Carter is a pop music, pop rock, rhythm, blues, and dance music musician. He plays Vocals, guitar, and drums. He has had major accomplishments since 1988. Nick was given the name Nickolas Gene Carter on January 28th, 1980 in Jamestown, New York, United States.

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Nickolas was born on November 21st, 1947 in West Kirby.

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Nick Ashford was a rhythm and blues singing, composer, and actor. He plays Human voice. His most notable accomplishments were from 1964 to 2011. Nick was given the name Nickolas Ashford on May 4th, 1941 in United States. He breathed his last breath on August 22nd, 2011.

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He has had major accomplishments since 2013. Nickolas was born on May 25th, 1974.

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nick nicely is a psychedelic rock and electronic music musician. He was most active from 1970 to present. nick was given the name Nickolas Laurien in 1959 in Greenland.

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How popular is the baby name Nickolas in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1882 7 0 7
1883 5 0 5
1884 7 0 7
1885 5 0 5
1888 6 0 6
1894 6 0 6
1896 6 0 6
1899 5 0 5
1900 7 0 7
1901 6 0 6
1902 6 0 6
1904 8 0 8
1906 8 0 8
1907 8 0 8
1908 9 0 9
1909 14 0 14
1910 10 0 10
1911 16 0 16
1912 45 0 45
1913 55 0 55
1914 91 0 91
1915 92 0 92
1916 109 0 109
1917 134 0 134
1918 140 0 140
1919 131 0 131
1920 140 0 140
1921 125 0 125
1922 125 0 125
1923 132 0 132
1924 155 0 155
1925 135 0 135
1926 133 0 133
1927 141 0 141
1928 123 0 123
1929 93 0 93
1930 113 0 113
1931 65 0 65
1932 76 0 76
1933 72 0 72
1934 69 0 69
1935 57 0 57
1936 66 0 66
1937 50 0 50
1938 61 0 61
1939 55 0 55
1940 61 0 61
1941 75 0 75
1942 87 0 87
1943 85 0 85
1944 64 0 64
1945 65 0 65
1946 65 0 65
1947 92 0 92
1948 79 0 79
1949 95 0 95
1950 92 0 92
1951 120 0 120
1952 115 0 115
1953 88 0 88
1954 108 0 108
1955 98 0 98
1956 107 0 107
1957 99 0 99
1958 97 0 97
1959 80 0 80
1960 91 0 91
1961 86 0 86
1962 90 0 90
1963 80 0 80
1964 83 0 83
1965 75 0 75
1966 85 0 85
1967 99 0 99
1968 121 0 121
1969 102 0 102
1970 129 0 129
1971 111 0 111
1972 119 0 119
1973 136 0 136
1974 121 0 121
1975 138 0 138
1976 173 0 173
1977 270 0 270
1978 576 0 576
1979 606 0 606
1980 687 7 680
1981 622 5 617
1982 588 0 588
1983 654 7 647
1984 619 0 619
1985 677 6 671
1986 756 0 756
1987 793 5 788
1988 828 6 822
1989 1,054 6 1,048
1990 998 0 998
1991 1,002 0 1,002
1992 1,067 0 1,067
1993 1,085 0 1,085
1994 1,079 0 1,079
1995 1,053 0 1,053
1996 1,067 0 1,067
1997 1,083 0 1,083
1998 1,156 0 1,156
1999 1,137 0 1,137
2000 1,089 0 1,089
2001 971 0 971
2002 891 0 891
2003 911 0 911
2004 1,074 5 1,069
2005 938 0 938
2006 936 0 936
2007 841 0 841
2008 737 0 737
2009 620 0 620
2010 565 0 565
2011 461 0 461
2012 456 0 456
2013 380 0 380
2014 334 0 334
2015 336 0 336
2016 294 0 294

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Popularity of Nickolas as a first name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Nickolas U.S.
  White 79.29% 64.26%
  African American 9.41% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.59% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.88% 16.26%

Of Last Name Nickolas

People with the last name Nickolas are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Nickolas

  • How Popular is the name Nickolas? Nickolas is the 1,186th most popular name of all time. As a last name Nickolas was the 49,461st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Nickolas have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 37,824 babies born with the first name Nickolas in the United States. That's more than enough people named Nickolas to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Nickolas? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1882 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Nickolas first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Nickolas is Monday, April 5th, 1869.
  • What year had the most people named Nickolas born? The highest recorded use of the first name Nickolas was in 1998 with a total of 1,156 babies. That's a lot of babies named Nickolas!
  • Random Nickolas Factoid: According to the 1986 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Nickolas ranks 93rd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 8 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1986.
  • Weird things about the name Nickolas: Your name in reverse order is Salokcin. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Noacskli. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Nickolas? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 425 people with the last name Nickolas.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Nickolas? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Nickolas as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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