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GenderFeminine
UsageFrench
PronouncedPron.KAW-LET
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Meaning & History

Short form of NICOLETTE. Saint Colette was a 15th-century French nun who gave her money to the poor. This was also the pen name of the French author Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (1873-1954).
Masculine FormNicolas
Other Languages & CulturesNikole Basque Nikol Bulgarian Nika Croatian Nicol, Nicola, Nikol, Nikola Czech Nicol, Nicole, Nicolet, Nicoline Dutch Nicola, Nicole, Nichole, Nicky, Niki, Nikki, Nikkole, Nikole English Nichola English (British) Nicol, Nicole, Nikola German Nikoleta Greek Nikolett Hungarian Nikora Maori Nikola Polish Nikola Slovak Nika Slovene Nicolasa Spanish

Categories

A Series of Unfortunate Events characters, athletes, authors, diminutives, Disney characters, Elder Scrolls characters, ends in -ette, saints, short forms, Tales characters
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute