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UsageDanish
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Meaning & History

Danish form of NICHOLAS. A famous bearer was Niels Bohr (1885-1962), a Danish physicist who investigated the structure of atoms.
Other Languages & CulturesNicolaus, Nikolaos Ancient Greek Nikola Basque Nikola, Nikolai, Nikolay Bulgarian Nicolau Catalan Nikola, Nikica, Niko, Nikša Croatian Mikuláš, Mikoláš, Mikula, Nikola Czech Nicolaas, Nikolaas, Kai, Klaas, Nick, Nico, Niek Dutch Nicholas, Colin, Collin, Nic, Nick, Nickolas, Nicky, Nik, Nikolas English Nikolao, Niĉjo Esperanto Nigul Estonian Niklas, Kai, Klaus, Launo, Niilo, Niko Finnish Nicolas French Kai, Kay, Klaes Frisian Nicolau Galician Nikoloz, Nika, Niko, Nikusha Georgian Niklas, Nikolaus, Claus, Kai, Klaus, Nickolaus, Nico, Nicolaus, Niko German Niklaus German (Swiss) Nicolaos, Nikolaos, Nik, Nikolas, Nikos Greek Miklós, Kolos, Miksa Hungarian Nioclás Irish Niccolò, Nicola, Nico, Nicolao, Nicolò Italian Nikolajs Latvian Klaos Limburgish Klaas Low German Nikola, Nikolče, Nikolche Macedonian Nikora Maori Nichol, Nicol, Col Medieval English Niklas, Kai, Klaus, Nils Norwegian Mikołaj Polish Nicolau, Nico Portuguese Nicolae, Neculai, Nicu, Nicușor Romanian Nikolai, Nikolay, Kolya Russian Neacel, Nichol, Nicol Scottish Nikola, Nikica Serbian Mikuláš Slovak Miklavž, Nikola, Nikolaj, Nik, Niko Slovene Nicolás, Nico Spanish Niklas, Claes, Kai, Klas, Nils Swedish Mykola Ukrainian
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