Hector: baby boy name meaning and popularity


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.



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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