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Hydra Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The name Hydra is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Hydra is "mythical dragon killed by hercules".  


In the U.S. in 2014 less than 5 girls were given the name.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

View the Hydra Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Hydra has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Hydra to other names.


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Hydra falls into the Greek myth name category.

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Hydra in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hydra.

Just for fun, see the name Hydra in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

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