[ syll. nic-ho-lau(s), ni-chola-us ] The baby boy name Nicholaus is pronounced NIHKHHAHL-awZ †. Nicholaus is of Old Greek origin and it is used largely in the English language. Nicholaus is a derivative of the English and French Nicholas.
Nicholaus is uncommon as a baby boy name. At the modest height of its usage in 1979, 0.009% of baby boys were given the name Nicholaus. It was #663 in rank then. The baby name has fallen in popularity since then, and is currently of only irregular use. In 2018, within the family of boy names directly linked to Nicholaus, Nicholas was the most popular.
Baby names that sound like Nicholaus include Nangila, Nangilah, Nangyla, Nangylah, Niccolas, Nichalas, Nichelas, Nicholaas, Nicholaes, Nicholas (English and French), Nicholase, Nicholias, Nicholos, Nicholus, Nickalus, Nickola, Nickolas (English), Nickolaus (German), Nicolaas (Dutch), and Nicolas (English, French, and Spanish).
† approx pronunciation for Nicholaus: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AW as in "cow (K.AW)" ; Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)"