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310k
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since 1880

Victor

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Winner, Conqueror
  • #226 All Time
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465k Victoria (Latin)

How popular is the name "Victor" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
18801000100
18811100110
18821090109
188399099
18841240124
18851430143#100 boy name
18861460146
18871190119
18881340134
18891580158
18901380138
18911540154
18922000200#97 boy name
18931720172
18941800180#100 boy name
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19311,642191,623
19321,622121,610
19331,43771,430
19341,434111,423
19351,558121,546
19361,52251,517
19371,548101,538
19381,57191,562
19391,48071,473
19401,576101,566
19411,67481,666
19422,409132,396#99 boy name
19432,627112,616#96 boy name
19442,17062,164
19452,635102,625#95 boy name
19462,141102,131
19472,366102,356
19482,48672,479
19492,529122,517
19502,71852,713
19512,745112,734
19523,008142,994
19533,10663,100
19543,389243,365
19553,451123,439#100 boy name
19563,910143,896#97 boy name
19574,108204,088#97 boy name
19583,759253,734
19593,839203,819
19604,220274,193
19614,324294,295#99 boy name
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19634,079214,058#97 boy name
19643,973253,948#97 boy name
19653,710273,683#98 boy name
19663,289213,268
19673,214173,197#97 boy name
19682,971342,937
19693,063173,046
19703,109273,082
19712,920292,891
19722,651312,620
19732,607272,580
19742,649242,625#96 boy name
19752,701192,682#95 boy name
19762,554222,532#100 boy name
19772,579262,553
19782,579292,550
19792,665282,637
19802,850252,825
19812,864202,844
19823,033362,997#99 boy name
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19843,213353,178#90 boy name
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19863,324353,289#88 boy name
19873,337353,302#91 boy name
19883,660393,621#89 boy name
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19904,467274,440#82 boy name
19914,363344,329#85 boy name
19924,322314,291#87 boy name
19934,231264,205#91 boy name
19944,071184,053#93 boy name
19954,113194,094#90 boy name
19963,943183,925#100 boy name
19973,716143,702
19984,007143,993#97 boy name
19994,026114,015#94 boy name
20004,061114,050#97 boy name
20013,930123,918#96 boy name
20023,94083,932#100 boy name
20034,444104,434#96 boy name
20044,304164,288
20054,14264,136
20064,316114,305
20074,27594,266
20083,78883,780
20093,54203,542
20103,17363,167
20112,89352,888
20122,87182,863
20132,72962,723
20142,66952,664

Want to know about the populiarty of Victor? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 309,757 babies born with the name Victor in the United States. That's more than enough Victors to occupy the territory of French Polynesia (France) with an estimated population of 277,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 100 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Victor" was in 1990 with a total of 4,440 babies. (That's a lot of baby Victors)

According to the 1948 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Victor" ranks #72 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Vermont. Imagine that, 12 babies in Vermont have the same name as you in 1948. Across the entire United States a total of 2,486 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Victor" mean? The list below shows the origins of Victor as well as things modernly associated with the name Victor such as celebrities named Victor.

Latin

Origin and Meaning of Victor

The name "Victor" is of Latin origin, and it means "Winner, Conqueror". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Victor Hugo

Victor Hugo is a poet, playwright, novelist, and essayist. Victor was born in 1802 as Victor Marie Hugo in Besancon, France.

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Victor Valdes

Victor Valdes is a football biography. Victor was born in 1982 in L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain.

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Victor Garber

Victor Garber is an actor and singer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1958 to present. Victor was born in 1949 in London, Ontario, Canada.

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Victor Rasuk

Victor Rasuk is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1999 to present. Victor was born in 1984 in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Victor Webster

Victor was born in 1973 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

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Victor Mature

Victor Mature is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1939 to 1984. Victor was born in 1913 as Victor John Mature in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S.

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Alternative Meanings

V is for verve! Your enthusiasm!

I is for intense, your zest of living.

C is for complete, nothing further needed here.

T is for thoughtful, the caring you.

O is for orderly, a lifelong passion.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

Your name in reverse order is "Rotciv". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tocvir". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Victor born Aug 22, 1966

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern Australia approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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