Nikolai

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

Origin and Meaning

Nordic spelling of Nicolai [1] [2]

Related Names

See Nicolai

Name Days

Finland Finland

6 December

Norway Norway

6 December

Grammar

Iceland - Icelandic
Nominative: Nikolai
Accusative: Nikolai
Dative: Nikolai
Genitive: Nikolais

Further Information

Predominant Regional Usage

Norway: Nordafjells, e. g. Leksvik in Nord-Trøndelag and Ibestad in Troms after 1850 [1]

Namesakes

  • Nikolai Frederik Severin Grundtvig (8 September 1783 – 2 September 1872), Danish pastor, author, poet, philosopher, historian, teacher and politician
  • Nikolai William Alexander Frederik (born 28 August 1999), Prins til Danmark (Prince of Denmark)

Statistics

Name Count per Country

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Country
Commonness
Commonness
Female ♀ Male ♂
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
as
main
name#
also
middle
name&
Norway Norway[3]
0 n.a. 3762 n.a
Denmark Denmark[4]
0 n.a. 1928 n.a
Sweden Sweden[5]
2 3 286 733
Finland Finland[6]
0 0 n.a 15499
  #: 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 Nikolai(m) Sources: [5][4][3][6]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Nikolai(m) Sources: [7]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Nikolai(m)

Sources: [5] [4] [3] [6]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  7. details see Name Statistic tables