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What does Hube mean?

Hube Pronunciation of Hube [hube] as a boys' name is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of the name Hube is "bright or shining intellect". Hube is an alternate spelling of Hubert (Old German).

Associated with: bright, intellect.


3 related forms via Hubert: Huberto, Hubie and Hugh.

Creative forms:
(male) Habe, Hude, ..

(female) Huma, Hune, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hube Mark (H.M.), ..

How popular is Hube?

Hube is an unusual first name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#111119 out of 150436, Top 74%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Hube (not in Top 2000) are Hugh (#849 from recent data) and Hubert. Other forms, like Huberto, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Hube was at its highest 105 years ago (adoption of 0.3%) and is now much reduced (adoption 0.01%, 95% less), with versions like Hugh going out of style. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Hubert, Hugh in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hugh outside U.S.

Similar Names

Hube is pronounced similarly to Hob. Other recommended names are Abbe, Abe, Aube, Cabe, Cobe, Ebbe, Fabe, Gabe, Hale, Heber, Hewe, Hobey, Hobie, Howe, Huey, Huges, Hugo, Hulme, Hume, Hump, Hunt, Huon, Huw, Jobe, Kobe, Rube and Tobe. These names tend to be more frequently used than Hube.

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