Origin:Romanian
Other Origin(s):Greek
Meaning:Of Nicholas; Victory of the people
Nicolæ is a boy’s name. Along with the name Nicusor, it’s a Romanian version of Nicholas. The name is derived from two Greek words, nike, meaning “victory,” and laos, meaning “people.” Put them together, and it means “victory of the people.” Nicholas has countless famous bearers, including Santa Claus, who is traditionally known as St. Nicholas after the patron saint of children. Your little Nicolæ will always be on the nice list with this timeless name!
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