Given Name HUGO

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: OO-go (Spanish), HYOO-go (English), HUY-kho (Dutch), HOO-go (German)   [details]

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'.

Categories

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VARIANTS: Hugh (English), Hugues (French), Huguo (Ancient Germanic)
FEMININE FORM: Huguette (French)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ugo (Italian), Hudde (Medieval English), Shug (Scottish), Huw (Welsh)
USER SUBMISSIONS: Húgó, Hugó
  United States
2016
  Australia (NSW)
2016
  Belgium
2015
  Catalonia
2016
  Czech Republic
2014
  England and Wales
2016
  Finland
2015
  France
2016
  Galicia
2015
  Ireland
2015
  Netherlands
2016
  New Zealand
2016
  Portugal
2016
  Spain
2015
  Sweden
2017
  Switzerland
not
ranked
2013

Sources & References

  • Ernst Förstemann, Altdeutsches namenbuch (1900), page 923