The Name Nicholas

Greek Meaning:
The name Nicholas is a Greek baby name. In Greek the meaning of the name Nicholas is: People’s victory. St. Nicholas is the patron saint of children, sailors, and pawnbrokers – Santa Claus is based on this saint.

American Meaning:
The name Nicholas is an American baby name. In American the meaning of the name Nicholas is: People’s victory. St. Nicholas is the patron saint of children, sailors, and pawnbrokers – Santa Claus is based on this saint.