Type Surname (from given name)
Usage Finnish
Pronounced Pron. NEE-koo-lah  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the given name Niku, a Finnish form of Nicholas.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesNikolaev, Nikolov(Bulgarian) Nikolić(Croatian) Nikolajsen, Nielsen(Danish) Claasen, Colijn, Coolen, Cuyler, Klaasen, Kolen, Kolijn, Kollen, Kool, Koole, Koolen, Kools, Kyler(Dutch) Nicholls, Nichols, Nicholson, Nicolson, Cole, Colson, Nixon(English) Claes(Flemish) Nicolas, Colin(French) Nicolai, Cola(Italian) Nikolovski(Macedonian) Nilsen(Norwegian) Mikolajczak(Polish) Nicolescu(Romanian) Nikolaev(Russian) Nikolić(Serbian) Niklasson, Claesson, Klasson, Nilsson(Swedish)
Entry updated June 9, 2023