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Nikola - Meaning of Nikola

What does Nikola mean?

[ 3 syll. ni-ko-la, nik-ola ] The baby boy name Nikola is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced in German as NIY-Kow-Laa †. Nikola is used chiefly in the Hungarian and Slavic languages, and it is derived from Old Greek origins. Nikola is a short form of the name Nicholas (English and French).

See also the related categories, slavic, greek, and hungarian.

Nikola is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names. Among the group of boy names directly linked to Nikola, Nicholas was the most regularly used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Nikola include Nicolas, Nahiel, Nakula, Neahal, Niccolai, Niccolo, Niccolò, Nichola, Nicholai, Nicholas, Nicola, Nicolae, Nicolai, Nicolao, Nicolau, Nicolay, Nicoli, Nicolo, Nicolò, and Nigella.

† Pronunciation for Nikola: 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)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"

A famous person named Nikola is Inventor Nikola Tesla, born 9 July 1856 - 7 January 1943, Smiljan, Croatia.


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