Nicolai

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Male Male Name

Usage

Denmark Danish
Norway Norwegian
Sweden Swedish
Finland Finnish
Greenland Greenlandic

Origin and Meaning

Variant form (genitive case) of Nicolaus [1] [2] [3]

Related Names

Lae
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Norwegian Swedish
Mikolai
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Finish
Nekolai
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Norwegian
Nicholai
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Nicholaj
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Danish Swedish
Nicholay
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Norwegian Swedish
Nickolai
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Nickolaj
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Danish Swedish
Nickolay
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Norwegian Swedish
Nickolei
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Danish
Niclái
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Faroese
Nicolai
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Danish Finish Greenlandic Norwegian Swedish
Nicolaj
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Nicolay
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Danish Norwegian Swedish
Nicolei
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Danish
Nicolej
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Danish
Nikkolai
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Norwegian
Niklái
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Faroese
Nikola
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Nikolai
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Nikolaj
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Nikolay
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Nikolej
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Danish
Nikulai
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Finish

See also Kolja, Mikolaj, Níkulât, Olai
For female forms see Nicolaia

Patronyms [What's That?]

Male

Nicolainpoika Finland
Nicolaisen Denmark Norway
Nicolaison Norway Sweden
Nicolaissen Norway
Nicolaisson Sweden
Nicolaissøn Norway
Nicolaisøn Norway

Female

Nicolaidatter Norway
Nicolaidotter Norway
Nicolaintytär Finland
Nicolaisdatter Denmark Norway
Nicolaisdotter Norway Sweden

Grammar

Denmark - Danish
Nominative: Nicolai
Genitive: Nicolais
Finland - Finnish
Nominative: Nicolai
Genitive: Nicolain
Partitive: Nicolaita
Norway - Norwegian
Nominative: Nicolai
Genitive: Nicolais
Sweden - Swedish
Nominative: Nicolai
Genitive: Nicolais

Further Information

Earliest Documented Usage

Strongest Period of Usage

Predominant Regional Usage

Namesakes

  • Nicolai Abraham Abildgaard (11 September 1743 – 4 June 1809), Danish neoclassical and royal history painter, sculptor, architect, and professor of painting, mythology, and anatomy
  • Nicolai Wergeland (9 November 1780 – 25 March 1848), Norwegian priest, writer and politician
  • Nicolai Anders Neiiendam (21 March 1865 – 15 March 1945), Danish actor, director and writer

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&
Denmark Denmark[4]
0 n.a. 9651 n.a.
Norway Norway[5]
0 n.a. 2765 n.a.
Sweden Sweden[6]
0 3 275 595
Finland Finland[7]
0 0 n.a. 172
  #: 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 Nicolai(m) Sources: [6][4][5][7]

Top List Ranking

Name top list ranking for Nicolai(m) Sources: [8]

Norwegian Historic Statistics Trend

Norwegian historic statistics for Nicolai(m)

Sources: [6] [4] [5] [7]

References

  1. Kristoffer Kruken og Ola Stemshaug: Norsk Personnamnleksikon (1995)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Eva Villarsen Meldgaard: Den store navnebog (2004)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Gulbrand Alhaug: 10 001 navn - Norsk fornavnleksikon (2011)
  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 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 Statistiska Centralbyrån, National statistics office of Sweden, http://www.scb.se/
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi
  8. details see Name Statistic tables