Hercules
Origin/Usage
Greek
Pronunciation
HUR-kyə-leez
Meaning
Hera's glory
Like the Name Hercules?
BOYS
+ Hercules
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Hercules"

Hercules is a Latin variant of Heracles. Heracles originates in Greek language and means "Hera's glory". In Greek mythology, Heracles was the son of Zeus and Alcmene, hated by Hera. Being the Olympian order champion, he became a symbol of strength, courage and sexual fitness. In Rome, and later on in Western world, he is known as Hercules.

Famous Hercules

Hercules Burnett - baseball player

+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Hercules?
Discussion on the name Hercules
Weekly Prize Big thumb little lamb on

Green's 3 Little Lamb Throw is soft, cuddly and made of 75% pre-consumer recycled cotton and 25% acrylic. Knit, cut & swen in upstate New York. The throw is 40 x 30 inches, machine wash and dry.This adorable onesie makes the perfect photo opportunity when paired with the matching throw blanket. The onesie is 100% organic cotton, made with environmentally friendly water based dyes and inks - made in the USA, printed in Wisconsin. The onesie is size Medium (6 - 12 months only). Both...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.