Given Name HORATIO

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: hə-RAY-shee-o, hə-RAY-sho   [details]

Meaning & History

Variant of HORATIUS. It was borne by the British admiral Horatio Nelson (1758-1805), famous for his defeat of Napoleon's forces in the Battle of Trafalgar, in which he was himself killed. Since his time the name has been occasionally used in his honour.


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OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Horatius (Ancient Roman), Horace (French), Orazio (Italian), Horácio (Portuguese), Horațiu (Romanian), Horacio (Spanish)