Hugh Name Meaning

Hugh meaning

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Hew, Hewe, Huey, Hughes, Hughie

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Hugh name was top ranked at 131 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 849 position in American during year 2015


Name Hugh has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 730 position. 80724 numbers of people were named Hugh so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Hugh

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The name Hugh is taken from the Germanic element hug, which means “heart, mind, and spirit”. The name was mainly given to nobility, and over time became popular around the world. There are many notable people with the name, from 12th-century bishop saint Hugh of Lincoln to Hugh Hefner millionaire.
Hugh Numerology :
Personality No. 5. People with name Hugh love freedom. They are intellectuals & may be creative but can’t manage money well. They may overindulge in intoxicants, sex or gambling. Person with Hugh having 5 as Personality number love traveling & also like change & adventure. They love socializing. They are versatile & astute. They are functional, resourceful & decisive. More Numerology

More About Name : Hugh

  • From the Old French Hue, which is from the Old High German Hugo, a derivative of hugu (heart, mind, spirit). Hugh was used to Anglicize the Gaelic names Aodh, Uisdean, and Eoghan.

  • Name Hugh is probably from the Northern French Hughes for Hugues. The Germanic name derives from the element hug meaning heart, mind, spirit.Hugh is also used as an Anglicisation of the Gaelic names Aodh and Ùisdean.

Name Analysis of Hugh

Character Analysis of Hugh : Persons with the name Hugh, have a great deal of business acumen. Most often, They have the ability to create, establish and maintain ‘wealth’ for themselves; although this must be tempered with humility and integrity.

Love Life of Hugh : Persons , who are not in love, for them love was not important, but when it happens then change completely & become very generous towards their partner.

Name Letter Analysis of Hugh

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

U : Persons have a give-and-take kind of life

G : Persons are an intellectually active person with loads of drive and the ability to make things happen

H : Persons are a visionary, but they also tend to make a lot of money and lose it fast

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Hugh

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Hugh is Kark and Moon sign associated with the name Hugh is Cancer.

The name Hugh has Water element. Moon is the Ruling Planet for the name Hugh . The name Hugh having moon sign as Cancer is represented by The Crab and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Hugh are usually determined toward their goals. They are also imaginative and have a great memory.

Other name options, having Cancer moon sign are name starting with : Ha, Hi, Hu, He, Ho, Da, De, Di, Du, Do, Hr.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Hugh

The name Hugh is suitable for baby born in Pushya nakshatra

Pushya Nakshatra: "The nourisher", also known as sidhya or tiṣya

Lord: Shani (Saturn)
Symbol : Cow's udder, lotus, arrow and circle
Deity : Bṛhaspati, priest of the gods
Indian zodiac: 3°20' -16°40' Karka
Western zodiac 29°20' Cancer - 12°40' Leo
Other name options, having Pushya nakashatra are name starting with : Hu,  He,  Ho,  Da.

Famous Name Hugh

  • Hugh McDonald

    was a Scottish football goalkeeper. McDonald was born in Kilwinning, Ayrshire and played for a variety of local junior clubs including Ayr Westerlea, Maybole, Ayr Academical and Beith, before moving south to London to join Woolwich Arsenal in January 1906.


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