Nikolai

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English[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Nikolai

  1. A city in Alaska.
  2. A transliteration of the Russian male given name Николай (Nikolaj, Nicholas).

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Nikolai

  1. A male given name, variant spelling of Nicolai.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Russian Никола́й (Nikoláj). Cognate to English Nicholas, and to Finnish Niilo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈnikolɑi/
  • Hyphenation: Ni‧ko‧lai

Proper noun[edit]

Nikolai

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Nikolai (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative Nikolai Nikolait
genitive Nikolain Nikolaiden
Nikolaitten
partitive Nikolaita Nikolaita
illative Nikolaihin Nikolaihin
singular plural
nominative Nikolai Nikolait
accusative nom. Nikolai Nikolait
gen. Nikolain
genitive Nikolain Nikolaiden
Nikolaitten
partitive Nikolaita Nikolaita
inessive Nikolaissa Nikolaissa
elative Nikolaista Nikolaista
illative Nikolaihin Nikolaihin
adessive Nikolailla Nikolailla
ablative Nikolailta Nikolailta
allative Nikolaille Nikolaille
essive Nikolaina Nikolaina
translative Nikolaiksi Nikolaiksi
instructive Nikolain
abessive Nikolaitta Nikolaitta
comitative Nikolaineen

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Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Nikolai

  1. A male given name, cognate to Nicholas, from the Latin genitive of Nicolaus.