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Victor Name Meaning

Name

Victor

   
Pronounciation
VIK-tor,VIK Ter

Meaning of Victor

Conqueror, Winner, Champion

Victor Name Origin

Irish
A borrowing from the Latin, Victor is from victor (conqueror, winner). The name was borne by an early pope and several saints but was not used in England until the last half of the 19th century.
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A borrowing from the Latin, Victor is from victor (conqueror, winner). The name was borne by an early pope and several saints but was not used in England until the last half of the 19th century. It was borne by several saints and at least 3 popes. The name was not used much by the medieval period, but after the accession of Queen Victoria (1819-1901) in 1837, it grew increasingly popular in 19th century England as a name bestowed in honor of the queen, who got the name from her German mother Princess Maria Louise Victoria of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. A borrowing from the Latin, Victor is from victor (conqueror, winner). The name was borne by an early pope and several saints but was not used in England until the last half of the 19th century. Victor name was borne from the several saints.
Victor Name also appears in following Origin(s): Latin, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, German, English
Victor also appears in following countries/origins/languages: American, British, Danish, Dutch, English
Famous Name Victor
Victor Ortíz
is a professional boxer touted as a Junior Welterweight and Welterweight prospect. He was named 2008 ESPN Prospect of the Year. While training at a Salvation Army Red Shield Community Center, he was noticed by former heavyweight boxing contender Ron Lyle,
Godfrey of St. Victor
was a French monk and theologian, and one of the last major figures of the Victorines. He was a supporter of the study of ancient philosophy, and the Victorine mysticism of Hugh of St. Victor and Richard of St. Victor.[1]
 
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