Nicolas

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Male Male Name

Usage

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

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

  • Nicolas Paul Gustaf (born 15 June 2015), Prins av Sverige, Hertig av Ångermanland (Prince of Sweden, Duke of Ångermanland)

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&
Sweden Sweden[6]
2 11 1510 2407
Denmark Denmark[7]
0 n.a. 1498 n.a.
Norway Norway[8]
0 n.a. 817 n.a.
Iceland Iceland[9]
0 0 26 37
Finland Finland[10]
0 0 n.a. 1604
  #: 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: [6][7][8][10]

Sources: [6] [7] [8] [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. Mannanafnaskrá at island.is, http://www.island.is
  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 Danmarks Statistik, National statistics office of Denmark, http://www.dst.dk
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 Statistisk Sentralbyrå, National statistics office of Norway, http://www.ssb.no
  9. Hagstofa Íslands, National statistics office of Iceland, http://www.hagstofan.is/
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Väestörekisterikeskus, National Population Register Centre of Finland, http://www.vrk.fi