Hector
Origin/Usage
Greek, Spanish
Pronunciation
HEK-tər
Meaning
To possess or to hold
More info about the name "Hector"

Hector is of Old Greek origin. The name is derived from the Greek name 'Ekheim', which means 'to hold or to possess'. The most famous person who possessed the name Hector was the Trojan prince in Homer's epic poem Iliad.

Popularity of the Name Hector
Famous Hectors

Hector Berlioz - composer
Hector Cruz - baseball player
Hector Gimenez - baseball player
Hector Luna - baseball player
Hector Pulido - soccer player
Hector Valle - baseball player
Hector Zazou - musician

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