Name Herkules Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Herkules


Herkules is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Herkules?

Herkules is a variant of the name Hercules, which is a Latin form of the name Herakles, a character from Greek mythology. He was a son of Zeus and Alcmene and the twin brother of Iphicles.

What does the name Herkules mean?

Herkules means “glory of Hera“ (from the goddess “Hera” + ancient Greek “kléos/κλέος” = glory/fame).

Pronunciation of Herkules

Variants of the name Herkules


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Popularity of the name Herkules

The name Herkules is ranked #7815 overall.

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