Hector

♂ Name Hector – origin, meaning & pronunciation of the name Hector

Hector is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Hector

Hector is a Latinized form of the name Hektor, which is of Greek origin.

Meaning of Hector

Hector means “holding fast” (from ancient Greek “héktōr/ἕκτωρ” = holding fast or “ékhō/ἔχω” = to hold/to possess).

Pronunciation of Hector

Alternate spelling of Hector

Hektor

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Name Statistic: Hector is ranked #3379 overall ↑↑ 144

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 2012 ↑↑ 186
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2932 ↓ -74
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1375 ↑ 43
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2628 ↓ -68
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3731 ↑↑ 225
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2121 ↑ 78
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 859 ↑ 73
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1904 ↓ -18
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 3405 ↑↑ 1222
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2532 ↓ -17
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2130 ↑ 17
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 4199 ↓↓ -281
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8556 ↑ 66
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4708 ↑↑ 267
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2101 ↓ -57
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1911 ↑↑ 119
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 6725 ↓ -71
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1507 ↑↑ 365
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 5057 ↑↑ 262

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