Meaning and name origin
Mentor \m(e)-ntor, men-tor\ as a boy's 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.
Mentor is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Mentor for boys. Mentor has not been ranked in the Top 1000/100 so far. (2014 statistics).
A suggested similar baby name is Menor. Like Mentor, this name is not commonly used.