Day of Saint Victor, December 28. Names for children
Víctor is a name for a child of Latin origin that means "the winner". A name of the always that more and more like children and parents so it remains in full force, in addition, the name Victor remains almost invariable throughout the world. Its feminine variant is Victoria, although its name day is
Víctor is a name for a child of Latin origin that means "the winner". A name of the always that more and more like children and parents so it remains in full force, in addition, the name Victor remains almost invariable throughout the world. Its feminine variant is Victoria, although its name day is celebrated on different days. Victor celebrates his name day on December 28, which is the day of San Víctor.
Curiosities about the name Víctor
The name Víctor denotes a calm and calm personality in search of balance, although if the occasion requires it, it can also be energetic. It is this search for balance that makes Víctor the ideal person to resolve conflicts. In a matter of emotions and feelings, Victor is driven by impulses and usually guesses right in his intuitions.
The origin of the name Victor, like that of the name for girl Victoria, is in the Roman goddess Victoria, so she is surrounded by a large dose of fortune. Throughout history there are many important personages that have taken the name of Victor, among them several Popes and many kings, especially of the house Saboya. In addition, Víctor is also a place name and we find Victor cities throughout the geography of America.
The world of the arts has left us many figures named Victor. Among them, the one of the Chilean singer-songwriter Víctor Jara, a referent of the song protest at international level. In our country we can enjoy another singer-songwriter with a long career, Víctor Manuel. But the name Víctor acquires a great relevance of the hand of the French writer Víctor Hugo, whose novel "The Miserables" does not stop being represented in theaters and musicals around the world.
The name Víctor, also Vítor, refers to a university symbol that was used since the Middle Ages to honor students who obtained the title of doctor. The Vítor was painted with bull's blood on the façade of the university along with the name of recently graduated, a tradition that was especially frequent at the University of Salamanca.
To know the origin and meaning of other names that celebrate his saint in the month of December, consult our calendar of the names of saints of December. You will find all the curiosities related to the name and date of your name day.
And also, we have the most complete guide of names for babies of boys and girls. Here you will find all the names for babies arranged alphabetically to know their origin and meaning.