Niklas
Origin/Usage
Greek, Norwegian, Swedish
Pronunciation
NIK-lahs
Meaning
People's triumph
More info about the name "Niklas"

Niklas is a Swedish and Finnish variant of Nicholas. Nicholas originates in Greek language and means "people's triumph". It has been a popular masculine given name for centuries and in different spellings all over the world. One of the famous bearers was Saint Nicholas, bishop of Lyra, who most likely serves as an inspiration for Santa Claus. In the United States, Nicholas has been frequently used for a very long time now.

Famous Niklas

Niklas Andersson - ice hockey player
Niklas Sundin - musician
Niklas Hjalmarsson - ice hockey player

+ Add a Name ·
Belly Ballot uses cookies to provide you with a great user experience. By using Belly Ballot, you accept our
use of cookies.