; equiv. L
, Fr. & Sp. Nicolas
, Ger. Nikolaus
, It. Niccolo
, Russ. Nikolai
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Word origin of 'Nicholas'ME < OFr Nicolas < L Nicolaus < Gr Nikolaos < nikē, victory + laos, the people