Boy name origins & meanings
- Greek : Victorious people
- Greek : Victory of the people
Boy name variations
Family name origins & meanings
- Spanish : from a personal name of Greek origin, composed of the elements nikē ‘victory’ + dēmos ‘people’. This is the name borne in the New Testament by a Greek Jew who defended Jesus before the religious leaders (John 7:50) and was present at his burial (John 19:39).