[ 3 syll. ni-co-lau, nic-ol-au ] The baby boy name Nicolau is pronounced as Niy-Kow-LOW- †. Nicolau is largely used in the Catalan and Portuguese languages, and its origin is Old Greek. Nicolau is a variant transcription of the name Nicholas (English and French).
Nicolau is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the group of boy names directly linked to Nicolau, Nicholas was the most widely used.
Baby names that sound like Nicolau include Niccolò, Nicolò, Nahiel, Nakula, Neahal, Niccolai, Niccolo, Nichola, Nicholai, Nicholas, Nicola, Nicolae, Nicolai, Nicolao, Nicolas, Nicolay, Nicoli, Nicolo, Nigella, and Nikkolai.
† English pronunciation for Nicolau: N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)"