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

Name Statistic: Hector is ranked #3274 overall ↑↑ 249

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1987 ↑↑ 211
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2981 ↓↓ -123
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1342 ↑ 76
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 2678 ↓↓ -118
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3541 ↑↑ 415
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 2095 ↑↑ 104
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 841 ↑ 91
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 1889 ↓ -3
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 3229 ↑↑ 1398
  • 🇫🇷 France: 2483 ↑ 32
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2154 ↓ -7
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 4517 ↓↓ -599
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 8314 ↑↑ 308
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 4466 ↑↑ 509
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 2231 ↓↓ -187
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1941 ↑ 89
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 6874 ↓↓ -220
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 1526 ↑↑ 346
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 4958 ↑↑ 361

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