Nicholas

biographical name (1)
Nich·​o·​las | \ ˈni-k(ə-)ləs How to pronounce Nicholas (audio) \

Definition of Nicholas

 (Entry 1 of 3)

Saint 4th century Christian prelate

Nicholas

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Definition of Nicholas (Entry 2 of 3)

name of 2 emperors of Russia: I 1796–1855 (reigned 1825–55); II 1868–1918 (reigned 1894–1917)

Nicholas

biographical name (3)
\ ˈnyē-kə-ˌlī-ˌnyē-kə-ˈlī(-ə)-ˌvyich How to pronounce Nicholas (audio) \
variants: Russian Nikolay Nikolayevich

Definition of Nicholas (Entry 3 of 3)

1856–1929 Russian grand duke and army officer

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“Nicholas.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Nicholas. Accessed 12 Jul. 2020.

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