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Nikolas

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1937 6 0 6
1949 5 0 5
1958 5 0 5
1960 6 0 6
1963 8 0 8
1964 6 0 6
1965 11 0 11
1966 10 0 10
1967 15 0 15
1968 19 0 19
1969 32 0 32
1970 18 0 18
1971 23 0 23
1972 30 0 30
1973 31 0 31
1974 34 0 34
1975 41 0 41
1976 28 0 28
1977 56 0 56
1978 109 0 109
1979 132 0 132
1980 127 0 127
1981 133 0 133
1982 135 0 135
1983 149 0 149
1984 169 0 169
1985 184 0 184
1986 201 0 201
1987 216 0 216
1988 289 0 289
1989 355 5 350
1990 438 0 438
1991 418 0 418
1992 443 0 443
1993 458 0 458
1994 491 0 491
1995 488 0 488
1996 599 0 599
1997 718 0 718
1998 1,007 0 1,007
1999 885 0 885
2000 739 0 739
2001 747 0 747
2002 744 0 744
2003 795 0 795
2004 1,065 5 1,060
2005 902 5 897
2006 780 0 780
2007 741 0 741
2008 674 0 674
2009 632 0 632
2010 590 0 590
2011 560 0 560
2012 549 0 549
2013 519 0 519
2014 490 0 490
2015 493 0 493

Want to know about the popularity of the Nikolas baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 19,548 babies born with the name Nikolas in the United States. That's more than enough Nikolas to occupy the territory of Cook Islands (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 17,791 (as of December 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1937 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Nikolas" was in 2004 with a total of 1,060 babies. (That's a lot of baby Nikolas)

According to the 2010 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nikolas" is not a popular baby boy's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, only 5 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 2010. Across the entire United States a total of only 590 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Nikolas popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Nikolas" mean? The list below shows the origins of Nikolas as well as things modernly associated with the name Nikolas such as celebrities named Nikolas.

Origin and Meaning of Nikolas

The name "Nikolas" is of Greek origin, and it means "Victory to the people. Variant of Nicholas". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Nikolas Brino

Nikolas was born in 1998.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Nikolas

Nikolas Bowie
Nikolas Schiller
Nikolas Katsimpras
Nikolas Schreck
Nikolas Tesla
Nikolas Youngsmith
Nikolas Gvosdev
Nikolas Wissmann

Alternative Meanings

N is for nice, need I say more?

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

K is for kid, the child within.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

L is for listen, one of your best traits.

A is for absolute, for you know your mind.

S is for self respect, a solid score here.

Your name in reverse order is "Salokin". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Lsoiank". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Nikolas born Jul 11, 1997

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ontario approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

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