Nicolas

From Nordic Names - www.nordicnames.de - All rights reserved.

Nameguide note desktop.png

Nameguide note mobile.png

Rate this name:

3.90
(10 votes)



Male Male Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Norway Norwegian
Iceland Icelandic
Greenland Greenlandic

Advertisement:


Origin and Meaning

Creative spelling (also French) of Nikolas [1] [2] [3] [4]

Related Names

See Nikolás

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Nicolaksenpoika Finland
Nicolasen Norway
Nicolassen Norway
Nicolasson Iceland Sweden
Nicolassøn Norway
Nicolasøn Norway

Female

Nicolaksentytär Finland
Nicolasdatter Norway
Nicolasdotter Sweden
Nicolasdóttir Iceland

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Nicolas
Genitive: Nicolas'
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Nicolas
Genitive: Nicolaksen
Partitive: Nicolasta
Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Nicolas
Accusative: Nicolas
Dative: Nicolasi
Genitive: Nicolas
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Nicolas
Genitive: Nicolas'
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Nicolas
Genitive: Nicolas' / Nicolas

Name Day

Finland (Swedish Language)Finland (Swedish Language) Finland (Swedish Language)

6 December

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

Trivia

  • Sweden: In January 1973, 121 people were named Nicolas (percentage of first or only given name: 30 %) [7]

Statistics

Name Count per Country (What's this?)

Please turn your device to landscape orientation for better view of statistics tables and graphs.
Country
Commonness
Commonness
Total Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Sweden Sweden[8]
1931 3018 0 12 1931 3006
Denmark Denmark[9]
1627
n.a.
0
n.a.
1627
n.a.
Finland Finland[10]
n.a.
1946 0 0
n.a.
1946
Iceland Iceland[11]
34 45
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Greenland Greenland[12]
12 14
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
Norway Norway[13]
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
893
n.a.
  #: count of main first name only
  &: count of both main and additional first names
Name counts are approximate as statistics normally is not published
for names given to less than 3 or 5 persons per country.

 

Recent Statistics Trend

Name statistics for Nicolas (m) Sources: [8][9][13][10]


References

  1. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Eva Brylla: Förnamn i Sverige (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  4. 4.0 4.1 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  5. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, census of 2011, http://www.stat.gl/
  6. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Sture Allén/Staffan Wåhlin: Förnamnsboken (1979)
  8. 8.0 8.1 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  9. 9.0 9.1 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  10. 10.0 10.1 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  11. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  12. Grønlands Statistik, Statistics office of Greenland, http://www.stat.gl/
  13. 13.0 13.1 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no