Nicolas: how popular and famous is this name?

Curious to know how many people were given the name Nicolas in 2022 in the USA and how popular was Nicolas in the past? In this page you will discover the popularity rank of the name Nicolas over the years and how many boys were named Nicolas in the past 124 years. Also you will find a list of famous people and celebrities named Nicolas across different areas such as Entertainment (Actors, Directors, Singers), Sports, Business, Literature, Politics, Science, Arts, Technology and Journalism.

How popular is the name Nicolas?

According to the 2022 US Census Data, the name Nicolas holds the 191st position in popularity among boy names. This means that out of 45946 names, Nicolas is ranked as the 191st most popular. In 2022, a total of 1973 baby boys in the USA were named Nicolas.

πŸ“‹ When was the name Nicolas most popular and famous in the USA?

According to the US Census records and data, the name Nicolas reached its peak popularity in the United States in 2003. During that year, Nicolas ranked #247 out of 45946 names. It is noteworthy that Nicolas has never reached the top 100 most popular names.

πŸ“‹ When was the name Nicolas least popular in the USA?

According to the US Census records and data, the name Nicolas was at its least popular and relatively rare in the United States in 1906. During that year, Nicolas ranked #18669 in popularity, indicating that out of 45946 names, only 0 boys were given the name Nicolas.

πŸ“‹ When were there more babies named Nicolas in the USA?

Since 1900, the year with the highest number of babies named Nicolas was 2003.

πŸ“‹ When were there fewer babies named Nicolas in the USA?

Since 1900, the year with the fewest babies named Nicolas was 1900.

πŸ“‹ Is Nicolas predominantly a boy or girl name ?

Nicolas is predominantly a boy name, with 99.8% of Nicolases being boys and 0.2% of Nicolases being girls.

πŸ“‹ How many Nicolases have there been in the USA?

From 1900 to 2022, there have been 95727 people named Nicolas in the USA, comprising 95548 boys and 179 girls.

πŸ“‹ When was Nicolas first recorded as a name in the USA?

Nicolas was first recorded as a boy's name in 1900 and as a girl's name in 1932.

πŸ“‹ When did the usage of the name Nicolas's experience the most significant increase over the past 124 years?

Nicolas's saw its most substantial increase in 1912 when 22 babies were named Nicolas, marking an 144% increase compared to the previous year.

πŸ“‹ When did the usage of the name Nicolas experience the most significant decrease over the past 124 years?

Nicolas's usage decreased the most in 1901 when 0 babies were named Nicolas, reflecting a --100% decrease compared to the previous year.

Famous Nicolases

Here's the list of individuals named Nicolas who have gained notable recognition or achieved prominence in various fields. These individuals might have made significant contributions in areas like Entertainment, Sports, Business, History, Literature, Politics, Science, Arts and Technology.

πŸŽ‰ Famous Nicolases in Entertainment

People named Nicolas who became popular in the entertainment industry as they have excelled in various facets of entertainment, including acting, directing, music, and other creative pursuits.

🎭 What famous actors are named Nicolas?

Here's a list of famous actors named Nicolas and the movies they have starred in:

Nicolas Cage
Nicolas Cage
  • Born: January 7, 1964
  • Age: 60
  • Birth sign: Capricorn
  • No. of movies: 98

American actor, noted family.

Famous for: Outcast, The Weather Man, It Could Happen to You, The Ant Bully

Nicolas Duvauchelle
Nicolas Duvauchelle
  • Born: March 27, 1980
  • Age: 43
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • No. of movies: 10

French actor best known for his roles in "braquo", tv series, and "le grand meaulnes" film.

Famous for: La blonde aux seins nus, Les corps impatients, Wedding Unplanned, Secret dΓ©fense

🎬 What famous directors are named Nicolas ?

Here's a list of famous directors named Nicolas and the movies they have directed:

Nicolas Winding Refn
Nicolas Winding Refn
  • Born: September 29, 1970
  • Age: 53
  • Birth sign: Libra
  • No. of movies: 14

Famous for: Bronson, The Neon Demon, The Neon Demon (4K UHD), Nemesis

Nicolas Vanier
Nicolas Vanier
  • Born: May 5, 1962
  • Age: 61
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • No. of movies: 10

French adventurer, writer and moviemaker.

Famous for: Le dernier trappeur, Belle et Sebastien, Donne moi des ailes, Belle and Sebastian

Nicolas Boukhrief
Nicolas Boukhrief
  • Born: June 4, 1963
  • Age: 60
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • No. of movies: 8

Famous for: Il piacere e i suoi piccoli inconvenienti, Made in France, Cortex (English Subtitled), Sphinx (Gardiens de l' ordre)

πŸ“š Famous Nicolases in Literature

Here' a list of famous people named Nicolas who made notable contributions within the field of literature, including authors, poets, playwrights, or scholars known for their literary works, critical writings, or influence in the literary world:

Nicolas Darvas
Nicolas Darvas

    Writer.

    Famous for: How I Made $2,000,000 in the Stock Market, You Can Still Make It In The Market by Nicolas Darvas (the author of How I Made $2,000,000 In The Stock Market), Wall Street: The Other Las Vegas by Nicolas Darvas (the author of How I Made $2,000,000 In The Stock Market), You can still make it in the market

    πŸ›οΈ Famous Nicolases in Politics

    Here's a list famous people named Nicolas who have held significant political positions, played influential roles in government, advocated for specific causes or reforms, or had a lasting impact on political discourse or policy-making:

    Nicolas Sarkozy
    Nicolas Sarkozy
    • Born: January 28, 1955
    • Age: 69
    • Birth sign: Aquarius

    French politician, who was elected president of france on may 6, 2007, as the successor to jacques chirac.

    Nicolas Sarkozy
    Nicolas Sarkozy
    • Born: January 28, 1955
    • Age: 69
    • Birth sign: Aquarius

    French lawyer and politician, 23rd president of france.

    Nicolas Sarkozy
    Nicolas Sarkozy

      Presidente della repubblica francese.

      Interesting facts about the name Nicolas

      πŸ“• What is the meaning and origin of the name Nicolas?

      Nicolas means people of victory

      πŸ“• What are name variants for the name Nicolas?

      Nicolas's variants and other similar names include: Nicola, Nicolai, Nicolao, Nicolay

      πŸ“• How to pronounce Nicolas?

      Nicolas' pronunciation is \n(i)-co-las\

      πŸ“• What are other popular boy names that start with N?

      Other popular names that start with N include: Noah, Nora, Naomi, Natalie, Nathan, Nolan, Nova, Nevaeh, Nicholas, Nathaniel.
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