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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. OO-gho(Spanish)
OO-goo(Portuguese)
HYOO-go(English)
HUY-gho(Dutch)
HOO-go(German)
UY-GO(French)
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Meaning & History

Latinized form of HUGH. As a surname it has belonged to the French author Victor Hugo (1802-1885), the writer of The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Les Misérables.

Related Names

VariantsHugh(English) Hugues(French) Huguo(Ancient Germanic)
Feminine FormHuguette(French)
Other Languages & CulturesHug(Catalan) Ugo(Italian) Hudde(Medieval English) Shug(Scottish) Huw(Welsh)
User SubmissionsHúgó, Hùgò, Hugó

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   upper class   wholesome   strong   simple   serious   nerdy  
Croatia: April 29
Croatia: October 8
Croatia: November 26
Estonia: February 3
Germany: April 29
Hungary: April 1 (as Hugó)
Latvia: November 17
Poland: April 1
Poland: April 29
Poland: November 17
Slovakia: April 1
Sweden: November 3

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Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 923.
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