Home > Mentor

Mentor

What does Mentor mean?

Mentor Pronunciation of Mentor [men-tor] 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.

Associated with: greek, wise, guide (leader), mythology, friend.

Variations

Creative forms:
(male) Menton, Montor, ..

(female) Mendo, Menmar, ..

Middle name pairings:
Mentor Graydon (M.G.), ..

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)

Mentor has not been listed in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Mentor name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Artor, Benton, Castor, Conor, Delmor (see Delmar), Ector, Factor, Fenton, Feodor, Hebor, Hector, Heitor, Junior, Kenton, Konnor, Konor, Major, Manoa, Mansoor, Mansour, Mansur, Manten (see Manton), Manton, Manzo, Marton, Maynor, Mazor, Medford, Meilyr, Meino, Meinor, Melborn (see Melbourne), Mellon, Menard, Mendel, Menor, Mercer, Merom, Merton, Meyer, Minor, Minoru, Minos, Minster, Monkton, Monro, Montae, Montaro, Montay, Monte, Montel, Montes, Montie, Monty, Munir, Munroe, Murton, Mylton (see Milton), Mynor, Nestor, Renton, Sandor, Seamor, Senior, Teador, Tedor, Telfor, Teodor, Viator, Victor, Viktor, Vitor, Winsor, Wynfor and Yegor. These names tend to be more frequently used than Mentor.

See names
in meaning and etymology.

[Top]