Other Origin(s):Dutch
Meaning:Victorious people, victorious among the people
Nicolaas is a Dutch variant of Nicholas and has Greek origins. It is derived from the Greek name Nikolaos, composed of the elements níkē, meaning “victory,” and laós meaning “people.” Nicolaas can be interpreted as "victorious people" or "victorious among the people." Nicolaas Beets, also known by the pseudonym Hildebrand, was a renowned Dutch theologian, poet, and writer. His works, including his notable novel Camera Obscura, left an enduring mark on Dutch literature and culture. Nicolaas can help you inspire your little one to be ambitious and triumph against challenges to make an impact on the world.
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