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ˈnɪk ə ləs, ˈnɪk ləsnicholas

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Nicholas, Saint Nicholas, St. Nicholasnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. Nicholasnoun

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

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  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. Gene Hackman:

    Nothing counts so much as family, the rest are just strangers. (as Nicholas Earpp in Wyatt Earp, 1994)

  2. Toby Wilkinson:

    It's certainly tantalizing what Nicholas Reeves has suggested, if we look at what we know: we're pretty certain there is an undiscovered royal tomb of roughly the same period somewhere, because we have more kings than we have tombs, so logic suggests that there's still a tomb to be found.

  3. Nicholas Colas:

    Bottom line : yes, options markets are twitchily expecting the next big crack in Nicholas Colas stocks, but they have been doing that since 2014, and the SP has almost doubled during that time.

  4. 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.

  5. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    We have seen a lack of stability over 30 years and four governors, said Nicholas Alahverdian. We have seen a lack of care. And now — in an election year — we have seen a complete and utter lack of bureaucratic mastery to obliterate the red tape and provide tangible, enduring solutions to children and adolescents in state care.

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