Hektor

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

Hektor is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Hektor

Hektor is a name from Greek mythology. He was one of the Trojan heroes who fought against the Greeks and was killed by Achilles.

Meaning of Hektor

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

Pronunciation of Hektor

Alternate spelling of Hektor

Hector

Hektor in the categories

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Name Statistic: Hektor is ranked #2900 overall ↑↑ 282

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 1468 ↑↑ 265
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 2337 ↑ 1
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 1624 ↓ -54
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 3467 ↓↓ -1125
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 3801 ↑↑ 633
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 1746 ↑↑ 134
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 677 ↑↑ 5197
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 5845 ↑↑ 797
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 13859 ↓↓ -105
  • 🇫🇷 France: 4062 ↑↑ 1191
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 2256 ↑ 35
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 11357 ↑↑ 2318
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 9108 ↑↑ 4507
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 6294 ↑↑ 949
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 8883 ↑ 23
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 1880 ↑↑ 911
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 12056 ↓ -75
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 687 ↑↑ 2657
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 5985 ↓ -47

Hektor in the Top 50 Names

Name Hektor

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