Meaning of Nicholas
Pronunciation: (nik'u-lus, nik'lus), [key]
- 1401–1464, German cardinal, mathematician, and philosopher. German,
- 1856–1929, Russian general in World War I.
- fl. 4th centurya.d., bishop in Asia Minor: patron saint of Russia; protector of children and prototype of the legendary Santa Claus.
- a male given name: from Greek words meaning “victory” and “people.”
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