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Origin: Greek
Meaning: Steadfast

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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Hector

This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Hector in the U.S. since 1880.

A few facts about the boy's name Hector:

  • Records indicate that 95,411 boys in the United States have been named Hector since 1880.

  • The greatest number of people were given this name in 2005, when 2,448 people in the U.S. were given the name Hector. Those people are now 15 years old.

    So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.


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      3 Positive Comments

  • "great name my is hector and it is such a good name" Apr. 25, 2019: Report as inappropriate

  • "I know a boy named Hector. I LOVE THE NAME!!!(: it's such a storng name" Dec. 13, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love my name. It's strong and it has a lot of character." Jul. 26, 2007: Report as inappropriate

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  • "my father 's name is Hector an i think it's beautiul name for a boy it reminds me of power and strength every time i hear it" Feb. 9, 2007: Report as inappropriate

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