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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 Toweel
was a South African boxer and former undisputed World bantamweight champion.Toweel was the first South African to hold a world title. Victor Anthony Toweel was born on the January 12, 1929 in Benoni, South Africa . He was the second eldest of six brothers
Paul-Ãmile Victor
was a French ethnologist and explorer.Victor was born in Geneva, Switzerland. He graduated from Ãcole Centrale de Lyon in 1928. In 1934, he participated in an expedition traversing Greenland. After World War II he initiated the Expéditions polaires frança
 
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Meaning of Victor in Irish origin/culture for Boy name with history and fame details.