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

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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


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