What does Hughes mean?
Hughes has 1 variant: Huges.Kreatif forms:
(male) Haghes, Hughesha, ..
(female) Hughessah, Hughsah, ..
How popular is Hughes?
Hughes is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#83 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Presented below is the birth name statistics of Hughes for boys. Hughes was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its apex position of #1364 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Hughes are Hugo (#438 from current records), Hugh (#869), Hughie and Huey. Other variants, like Huges, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Hughes reached its apex in the 1890s (average #823) and has become much diminished since (#1461, down 80%), with versions like Huey becoming somewhat dated. Hugo is the most chic baby name in this list.
Hughes is pronounced similarly to Hawes and Hayes▲. Other recommended names are Burges, Hagen, Haglea (see Hagley), Haglee, Hagley, Hannes, Hashem, Hermes, Heshel (see Hershel), Hobbes, Hodges, Holmes, Hoshea, Hough, Hube, Hubie, Hulme, Hume, Hunter▲, Hurlee, Hurley, Hutten, Huxlea, Huxlee, Huxley, Jules▼, Magnes and Purves. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hughes.