Hugo

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French Hugo, of Germanic origin, from Frankish *hugi (thought, mind, spirit).

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Hugo

  1. A male given name from the Germanic languages, a Latinized form of Hugh.
    • 1986 Kitty Burns Florey: Real Life. Morrow 1986. →ISBN page 34:
      He had liked a girl named Sandra in seventh grade. "Where did you get the name Hugo?" she had asked him once. "It sounds like a made-up name. What's your real name, Hugo? Or are you a Russian spy?"
  2. A French surname, from French​.
  3. A statutory town, the county seat of Lincoln County, Colorado, United States.
  4. A city, the county seat of Choctaw County, Oklahoma, United States. It was named after Victor Hugo.

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Noun[edit]

Hugo (plural Hugos)

  1. A Hugo Award, a statuette given out by the World Science Fiction Society.

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Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper noun[edit]

Hugo m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo

Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hugo

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French Hugo, of Germanic origin, from Frankish *hugi (thought, mind, spirit).

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Hugo ?

  1. A male given name, a Latinized form of Hugues.
  2. A surname​.
    Victor Hugo, a French poet, novelist, and dramatist

German[edit]

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Hugo m (genitive Hugos)

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German Hugo, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *hugiz.

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Hugo m (genitive Hugonis); third declension

  1. (Medieval Latin, New Latin) A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative Hugo Hugonēs
Genitive Hugonis Hugonum
Dative Hugonī Hugonibus
Accusative Hugonem Hugonēs
Ablative Hugone Hugonibus
Vocative Hugo Hugonēs

Norwegian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hugo

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French Hugo, of Germanic origin, from Frankish *hugi (thought, mind, spirit).

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Hugo m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Hugo.

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Hugo m (genitive Huga, nominative plural Hugovia, declension pattern of chlap)

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo

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Further reading[edit]

  • Hugo in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French Hugo, of Germanic origin, from Proto-Germanic *hugiz (thought, mind, spirit).

Proper noun[edit]

Hugo m

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo

Swedish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Hugo c (genitive Hugos)

  1. A male given name, equivalent to English Hugh or Hugo