NICOLAUS
GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Νικολαος (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: NEE-ko-lows (German)   [key]
Meaning & History
Latinized form of Nikolaos (see NICHOLAS). This form is also used in Germany.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Niklaus (German (Swiss)), Nikolaus, Nickolaus (German), Nikolaos (Ancient Greek)
DIMINUTIVES: Klaas (Low German), Claus, Klaus, Nico (German)
FEMININE FORMS: Nicola, Nicole, Nikola (German)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Nikola (Basque), Nikola, Nikolai, Nikolay (Bulgarian), Nicolau (Catalan), Nikola, Nikica, Niko, Nikša (Croatian), Mikuláš, Mikoláš, Mikula, Nikola (Czech), Nikolaj, Cai, Caj, Claus, Kai, Kaj, Kay, Klaus, Niels, Nikolaus (Danish), Nicolaas, Nikolaas, Kai, Klaas, Nick, Nico, Niek (Dutch), Nicholas, Colin, Collin, Nic, Nick, Nickolas, Nicky, Nikolas (English), Nikolao, Niĉjo (Esperanto), Nigul (Estonian), Niklas, Kai, Klaus, Launo, Niilo, Niko, Nikolaus (Finnish), Nicholas, Nicolas (French), Kai, Kay, Klaes (Frisian), Nicolau (Galician), Nikoloz, Nika, Nikusha (Georgian), Nicolaos, Nikolaos, Nikolas (Greek), Miklós, Nikola, Miksa (Hungarian), Nioclás (Irish), Niccolò, Nicola, Nicolò, Nico (Italian), Nikolajs (Latvian), Klaos (Limburgish), Nikola, Nikolche (Macedonian), Col (Medieval English), Cai, Caj, Kai, Kaj, Kay, Klaus, Nikolaus, Nils (Norwegian), Mikołaj (Polish), Nicolau, Nico (Portuguese), Nicolae, Neculai, Nicu, Nicușor (Romanian), Nikolai, Nikolay, Kolya (Russian), Neacel, Nicol, Nichol (Scottish), Nikola, Nikica (Serbian), Mikuláš (Slovak), Miklavž, Nikola, Nikolaj, Nik, Niko (Slovene), Nicolao, Nicolás, Nico (Spanish), Niklas, Cai, Caj, Claes, Kai, Kaj, Kay, Klas, Nels, Nikolaus, Nils (Swedish), Mykola (Ukrainian)