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What does Hercule mean?

Hercule Pronunciation of Hercule [her-cule] as a name for boys is of Greek derivation, and the meaning of Hercule is "Hera's glory". Hercule is a French form of Hercules (Greek).

Associated with: greek.


4 different relations via Hercules: Ercole, Ercule, Herakles and Herculie.

Creative forms:
(male) Harcule, Herle, ..

(female) Herle, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hercule Isai (H.I.), ..

How popular is Hercule?

Hercule is a rare given name for males. Hercule is an equally unique last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Hercules is the only popular variation form of Hercule (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. This relation of Hercule was popular a century ago. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hercules in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hercule and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Berle, Bertle, Derelle, Hecie, Heckie, Herbie, Hermie, Hermilo, Hermite, Hermus, Herne, Hernlea (see Hernley), Hernlee (see Hernley), Hernley, Hernlie (see Hernley), Hernly, Herold, Herrold, Herut (see Cherut), Herve, Herzel, Herzl, Jerelle, Mercure, Merle and Verle. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hercule.

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