Origin:Greek
Popularity:1205
Meaning:people of victory
Nikolas is a masculine name of Greek origin. The name is a derivative of "Nikolaos" which translates to "people of victory." In Greek mythology, "Nike" was the goddess of victory whose power was represented by her outstretched wings. While she was not as prominent as other deities, Nike was often depicted sitting next to Zeus. Nikolas is also associated with Saint Nicholas, the dedicated patron of schoolchildren and travelers, famously known as Santa Claus. Whether you want baby to take inspiration from ancient myths or triumph over life's challenges, you won't go wrong with Nikolas.

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