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GenderMasculine
ScriptsΝικοδημος Ancient Greek
PronouncedPron.nik-ə-DEE-məs English
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Meaning & History

From the Greek name Νικοδημος (Nikodemos) which meant "victory of the people" from Greek νικη (nike) "victory" and δημος (demos) "the people". This is the name of a character in the New Testament who helps Joseph of Arimathea entomb Jesus.
Other Languages & CulturesNikodemos Ancient Greek Nikodemos Biblical Greek Teemu Finnish Nicodème French Nicodemo, Nico Italian Nikodem Polish Nicodemo Portuguese Nikodim Russian Nicodemo Spanish

Categories

biblical, Charles Dickens characters
Entry updated December 8, 2017