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Nicholas is a male first name. The name is derived from the Greek name “Nikólaos” and is developed out nikáo “triumphs” and laós “people”. After the Greek word use the name can mean both “winner of the people” and “winner over the people”.

People named Nicholas

Saints with the name

Monarchs

Popes and Antipopes

Patriarchs

  • Patriarch Nicholas I of Constantinople
  • Patriarch Nicholas II of Constantinople
  • Patriarch Nicholas III of Constantinople
  • Patriarch Nicholas IV of Constantinople

Other people

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