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Hercules Meaning


What does Hercules mean?

The name Hercules is of Greek and Latin origin.

The meaning of Hercules is "glory".

Hercules is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 8 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Her-cu-les.

The Given Name Hercules

Hercules is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

This 3 syllable name has majesty and a positive vibe.

Wrap it up and take it home, Hercules may just be the name you're looking for.

Hercules falls into the Greek myth name category.

Hercules Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 4,244 in baby name popularity for boys with 24 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 6,831 in baby name popularity for boys with 12 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Hercules sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Hercules Name Popularity Page.

Hercules Related Names

The names Ercole, Ercwlff, Hercule are all forms of Hercules.

Hercules has the diminutive (nickname) Herk.

Famous Herculess

  • Hercules ~ Greek Myth - A strong heor and son of Zeus.

Hercules Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Hercules.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Hercules are often big-hearted and infantile but most of all they are read more >>

Hercules Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hercules.

Just for fun, see the name Hercules 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 Hercules in Nautical Flags page.