Given Name NICANOR

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Νικανωρ (Ancient Greek)

Meaning & History

From the Greek name Νικανωρ (Nikanor), which was derived from νικη (nike) "victory". This name was borne by several notable officers from ancient Macedon.
VARIANTS: Nikanor, Nikias, Nikon
FEMININE FORM: Nike
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Nikon (Russian)