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TypeSurname (from given name)
UsageEnglish

Meaning & History

Means "son of NICHOLAS". A famous bearer of this surname is the American actor Jack Nicholson (1937-).

Related Names

VariantNichols
Other Languages & CulturesNikolaev, Nikolov Bulgarian Nikolić Croatian Nikolajsen, Clausen, Klausen, Nielsen Danish Claasen, Colijn, Coolen, Klaasen, Kolen, Kolijn, Kollen, Kool, Koole, Koolen, Kools Dutch Claes Flemish Nicolas French Nicolai, Cola Italian Nikolovski Macedonian Nilsen Norwegian Mikolajczak Polish Nicolescu Romanian Nikolaev Russian Nikolić Serbian Niklasson, Claesson, Klasson, Nilsson Swedish
Entry updated March 14, 2016   Contribute