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Hydra Meaning


What does Hydra mean?

The name Hydra is of Greek origin.

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

Hydra is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Hy-dra.

The Given Name Hydra

Enchanting and fearless, it is a name considered by many parents.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Although unique, your little attractive Hydra, is sure to make it a memorable one.

Hydra falls into the Greek myth name category.

Hydra Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, less than 5 girls were given the name. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before 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.

Hydra Related Names

Famous Hydras

  • Hydra ~ Greek Myth - A nine-headed monster that was slain by Hercules.

Hydra Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Hydra.

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Hydra 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.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Hydra in Nautical Flags page.