Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #913 in 2013 and #869 in 2014.


In English

Origin: From the Old French aristocratic and saint's name Hughe, brought to England by Normans, from a short form of Germanic names beginning with the element hug ‎(“heart, mind”), such as Hubert. Cognate with Old English hyġe ‎(“mind, spirit, intellect”). More at high, how.


-(rare _ compared to) (last name patronymic -comes from the language-)

-( male name -comes from the Germanic language-).