What does Mentor mean?
Mentor /men-tor/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Mentor is "wise and trusted guide". Greek mythology: Mentor was a friend of Odysseus in the "Odyssey", and his son's tutor.
VariationsKreatif forms: Mentorroe, Metor, Montor. [more]
How popular is Mentor?
Mentor is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#35522 out of 150436, Top 24%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Mentor for boys. Mentor has not been listed in the Top 1000 thus far. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Menor. Like Mentor, this name is not frequently used.