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Victor Name Meaning

French: from a medieval personal name (Latin Victor meaning ‘conqueror’, an agent derivative of vincere ‘to win’). Early Christians often bore this name in reference to Christ’s victory over sin and death, and there are a large number of saints so called. Some of the principal ones, who contributed to the popularity of the personal name in the Middle Ages, are a 2nd-century pope, a 3rd-century Mauritanian martyr, and a 5th-century bishop of Cologne.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Victory, Victoria, Vito, Hector, Factor, Hilton, Vietor, Vicker

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Victor Family Origin

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Victor Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Agent

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farmer & H K

    8%

In 1881, the most common Victor occupation in Canada was Farmer. 31% of Victor's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Victor family was Farmer & H K. Farmer, Agent and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Victor.

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Famous Victor Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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