Other Origin(s):Bulgarian
Meaning:Victory of the people
Nikolay is a beautiful boy’s name of Russian and Bulgarian origin, meaning “victory of the people.” While it may not be as popular as Nicholas—borne by several Russian emperors—it’s no less worthy of your little one's love and affection. The name Nikolay is mostly famed for Russian and Bulgarian medalists and athletes, like tennis player Nikolay Davydenko and former weightlifting world champion Nikolay Pešalov. Whether baby has a kingdom to rule or a race to finish, you can bet on a name like Nikolay to make them number one!
Not sure you have the perfect name? Search to add more baby names to your My Favorites list.