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ˈnɪk ə ləs, ˈnɪk ləsNi·cholas

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Nicholas, Saint Nicholas, St. Nicholas(noun)

    a bishop in Asia Minor who is associated with Santa Claus (4th century)

Wiktionary

  1. Nicholas(ProperNoun)

    . Best known for a legendary St. Nicholas, associated with Father Christmas.

    Etymology: From Νικόλαος, from νικάω + λαός

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Nicholas

    the name of five Popes: N. I., St., surnamed the Great, Pope from 858 to 867, asserted the supremacy of the papal see, Festival, Nov. 13; N. II., Pope from 1058 to 1061; N. III., Pope from 1277 to 1280; N. IV., Pope from 1288 to 1292; N. V., Pope from 1447 to 1456, after the capture of Constantinople by the Turks, took the exiled Greek scholars under his protection, fostered the learning of the East, and laid the foundation of the Vatican Library by the collection of over 5000 Greek and Latin MSS.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Nicholas' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3838

How to pronounce Nicholas?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Nicholas in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Nicholas in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Nicholas in a Sentence

  1. Carrie Symonds:

    Wilfred after Boris' grandfather, Lawrie after my grandfather, Nicholas after Dr Nick Price and Dr Nick Hart - the two doctors that saved Boris' life last month, thank you so, so much to the incredible NHS maternity team at UCLH that looked after us so well. I couldn't be happier. My heart is full.

  2. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    We had legislation that would have been effective,” Nicholas Alahverdian said. “Every child would be ensured an in-state placement, a copy of an enhanced children’s bill of rights, and contact with family, clergy, or lawyers during business hours. These solutions were shot down by Speaker Mattiello and Governor Raimondo.”

  3. Rick Starr:

    People have seen multiple fish, Nicholas Ta's not just one, but they're all the same size indicating that they're not offspring, we're not seeing multiple different size classes, so the best guess right now is that these fish are all older fish that haven't reproduced.

  4. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    This is very personal for me,” said Nicholas Alahverdian. “I was a legislative aide for the House of Representatives at the same time I was in the night-to-night program. I was hurt in the group homes and shelters, and legislators saw the bruises and cuts and decided something needed to be done.”

  5. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    It’s unconscionable,” said Nicholas Alahverdian. “We have dead Rhode Island kids while Gina Raimondo mingles in glitzy ballrooms raising funds for her campaign — policies which, by practice, include the disregard of DCYF-related killings.”

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