Hector: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Hector

A Latinized form of the Greek name Hektor, meaning “holding fast,” which is precisely what your little Hector will do every time you try to get two seconds alone.

Nicknames:

Heck.

Famous people named Hector:

Actor Hector Elizondo; motorcycle racers Hector Faubel and Hector Barbera; composer Hector Berlioz.

Fun fact:

Hector was the first name of Captain Barbossa from the Pirates of the Caribbean movie series.

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