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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

    21%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Keeps House

    3%

In 1880, the most common Victor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Victor's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Victor. A less common occupation for the Victor family was Keeps House.

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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