Name
HUGO

Name HUGO

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 464,721 births of Hugo in the countries below, which represents an average of 3,273 births of children bearing the first name Hugo per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 11,853 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Hugo   
In Italiano Nome Hugo   
Available variant : Hugó


Information about the first name Hugo

The first name Hugo is listed in our categories :The first name Hugo has been assigned to:
99.89% to boys
0.11% to girls
The country where the first name Hugo is the most common is:
FR France
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 4 letters including 2 vowels and 2 consonants

Hugo in Japanese *

Romajihyuugo
Katakanaヒューゴ
Hiraganaひゅーご
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Hugo in Japanese
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Hugo in sign language

Hugo in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Hugo

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Old French Hugo, of Germanic origin, from Frankish *hugi (“thought, mind, spirit”).
Anagrams src :
  • ough
Noun src :
  • Hugo (plural Hugos)
  • A Hugo Award, a statuette given out by the World Science Fiction Society.
Pronunciation src :
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈhjuɡoʊ/
  • Rhymes: -uːɡəʊ
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo
  • A male given name from the Germanic languages, a Latinized form of Hugh.
  • A surname from French.
  • A statutory town, the county seat of Lincoln County, Colorado, United States.
  • A city, the county seat of Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States. It was named after Victor Hugo.
Proper noun src :
  • HUGO
  • Initialism of Human Genome Organisation.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Hugoton
FR French
Pronunciation src :
  • (aspirated h) IPA(key): /y.ɡo/
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo m
  • a male given name, a Latinized form of Hugues
  • a surname
  • Victor Hugo, a French poet, novelist, and dramatist
General
Etymology src :
  • Derived from French Hugo.
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo m pers (feminine Hugona)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Hugh
ES Spanish
Etymology src :
  • From Old French Hugo, of Germanic origin, from Proto-Germanic *hugiz (“thought, mind, spirit”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈuɡo/ [ˈu.ɣ̞o]
  • Rhymes: -uɡo
  • Syllabification: Hu‧go
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo m
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo
Slovak
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo m anim (genitive singular Huga, nominative plural Hugovia, declension pattern of chlap)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo
Polish
Alternative forms src :
  • Hugon
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈxu.ɡɔ/
  • Rhymes: -uɡɔ
  • Syllabification: Hu‧go
PT Portuguese
Pronunciation src :
  • Hyphenation: Hu‧go
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo m (plural Hugos)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo c (genitive Hugos)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo
Latin
Etymology src :
  • From Old High German Hugo, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *hugiz.
Alternative forms src :
  • Ugo
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈhu.ɡo/, [ˈhʊɡɔ]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈu.ɡo/, [ˈuːɡo]
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo m (genitive Hugonis); third declension
  • (Medieval Latin, New Latin) a male given name, equivalent to English Hugh
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • Third-declension noun.
DE German
Noun src :
  • Hugo m (strong, genitive Hugos or Hugo, plural Hugos)
  • cocktail prepared with Prosecco, elderflower or lemon balm syrup, mint, and soda
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈhuːɡo/
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo m (proper noun, strong, genitive Hugos)
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo
CZ Czech
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈɦuɡo]
Proper noun src :
  • Hugo m anim
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • This proper noun needs an inflection-table template.
 

Popularity of the name Hugo

Number of HUGO births per year

Total births of Hugo by country

Births with the first name Hugo
Country
Boys
Girls
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
151,125
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
100,696
500
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
83,481
0
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
31,236
5
SESweden
1998 - 2022
18,356
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
15,318
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
9,933
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
8,475
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
7,354
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
6,917
11
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
6,703
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
3,477
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
2,868
0
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
2,271
0
FIFinland
2003 - 2022
2,167
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
1,849
1
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
1,793
0
NONorway
1945 - 2022
1,669
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
1,608
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
1,372
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
1,038
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
983
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
848
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
595
0
EEEstonia
1931 - 2022
509
0
LVLatvia
2015 - 2022
443
1
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
364
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
275
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
205
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
201
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
64
0
SISlovenia
1992 - 2022
10
0

Total births of Hugo by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Hugo
Country
Boys
Girls
ESSpain
2021
3,339
0
FRFrance
2022
2,447
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
1,325
0
USUnited State of America
2022
775
0
AUAustralia
2022
702
0
SESweden
2022
643
0
MXMexico
2021
495
0
DKDenmark
2022
281
0
FIFinland
2022
246
0
NLNetherlands
2022
245
0
BEBelgium
2022
231
0
DEGermany
2022
165
0
PLPoland
2022
149
0
IEIreland
2022
120
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
112
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
89
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
79
0
QCQuebec
2022
61
0
EEEstonia
2022
59
0
LVLatvia
2022
57
0
ONOntario
2019
56
0
NONorway
2022
48
0
CLChili
2021
45
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
26
0
ATAustria
2021
21
0
ARArgentina
2015
16
0
ABAlberta
2022
15
0
ITItaly
2021
6
0

Comments on the name Hugo

Personalities with the first name Hugo

There are 529 personalities with the first name Hugo


Hugo Chávez
(Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías) src

Venezuela
Politician Military officer


Justinien
(Flavius Petrus Sabbatius Justinianus) src

Byzantine empire
Writer Emperor Politician Legislator


Hugo Grotius
(Hugo Grocio, Hugo Grotius Eller Hugo De Groot) src

Dutch republic
Writer Lawyer Poet Politician Diplomat Historian Playwright Theologian University teacher Philosopher International law scholar Philosopher of law


Hugo Lloris
(Hugo Hadrien Dominique Lloris) src

France
Association football player


Hugues Capet
src


Royalty


Hugo Von Hofmannsthal
src

Austria Austria-hungary
Composer Poet Playwright Screenwriter Writer Novelist Librettist


Hugo Weaving
(Hugo Wallace Weaving) src

United kingdom
Actor Stage actor Voice actor Television actor Film actor


Hugo De Vries
src

Kingdom of the netherlands
Professor Biologist University teacher Botanist Geneticist


Hugo Theorell
src

Sweden
Physician University teacher Biochemist


Hugo Sánchez
src

Mexico
Association football manager Association football player



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Hugo
Full list of personalities with the first name Hugo

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Hugo

There are 1462 actors and actresses with the first name Hugo
Hugo Griveau
Hugo Krajcik
Hugo De Donno
Hugo Berzins
Hugo Gießler
Hugo Droz
Hugo Rebillard
Hugo Florsheimer
Hugo Navarrete
Hugo Reis
Hugo Bassiner
Hugo Ciarrocchi
Hugo Becker
Hugo Bonemer
Hugo Costa Ramos
Hugo Bachelet
Hugo Catalán
Hugo Tsz-Hang Wong
Hugo Grimm
Hugo Pinto
Hugo St-Cyr
Hugo Salazar
Hugo Stuven
Hugo Tavares
Hugo Del Granado
Hugo Garcia
Hugo Silva
Hugo Bettencourt
Hugo Resende
Hugo Sequeira

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Hugo
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Hugo

Rankings of first name HUGO by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#2ES Spain2021
#3SE Sweden2022
#5EE Estonia2022
#16FR France2022
#21DK Denmark2022
#22BE Belgium2022
#26AU Australia2022
#29NZ New Zealand2022
#34LV Latvia2022
#38FI Finland2022
#45GB United Kingdom2021
#52IE Ireland2022
#52NL Netherlands2022
#75CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#109QC Quebec2022
#111PL Poland2022
#112CH Switzerland2021
#122NO Norway2022
#161BC British Columbia2022
#214MX Mexico2021
#223CL Chili2021
#227ON Ontario2019
#284AT Austria2021
#293AB Alberta2022
#328AR Argentina2015
#334DE Germany2022
#393US United State of America2022
#1253IT Italy2021
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name HUGO (female) births over the last year available in each country