Viktor - boys name

Viktor name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 81%

Viktor name meaning:

The name Viktor, of Latin origin, means "conqueror" or "victor." It's derived from the Latin word "victoris," signifying someone who triumphs or wins, embodying strength, resilience, and success. Throughout history, the name has been popular across various cultures, especially within Slavic, Scandinavian, and Eastern European countries, each adapting the name to fit their linguistic nuances.

Viktor is often associated with qualities of leadership, courage, and determination, reflecting an individual's capability to overcome obstacles and challenges. It's a name that carries a sense of power and achievement, inspiring one to strive for excellence and victory in their endeavors.

In addition to its strong and powerful meaning, the name Viktor also holds a timeless appeal, making it a popular choice for boys across generations. Its international recognition and easy pronunciation contribute to its enduring popularity. As such, parents choosing the name Viktor for their child may hope to instill values of perseverance, strength, and the ambition to achieve greatness.

Origin: Czech


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Overall UK ranking: 888 out of 4789

34 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (605)

Historical popularity of Viktor

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