What does Victor mean?

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ˈvɪk tərVic·tor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. victor, master, superior(noun)

    a combatant who is able to defeat rivals

  2. winner, victor(noun)

    the contestant who wins the contest

Wiktionary

  1. victor(Noun)

    The winner in a fight or contest.

    Etymology: From a Late personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor.

  2. victor(Noun)

    The letter V in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

    Etymology: From a Late personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor.

  3. Victor(ProperNoun)

    A male given name from Latin.

    'Well, it's you mother who chose Victor. I never liked the name. It sounded a bit like boasting. I think it was because you were born on May something or other when we celebrate the day Germans surrendered.' 'I wasn't. I was born in September.' 'Oh, then there must have been another reason. Perhaps she thought to have you at all was her victory. Over me. I wasn't so keen on a child.'

    Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror") .

  4. Victor(ProperNoun)

    The letter V in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

    Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror") .

  5. Victor(ProperNoun)

    A city in Colorado.

    Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror") .

  6. Victor(ProperNoun)

    A city in Idaho.

    Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror") .

  7. Victor(ProperNoun)

    A town in Iowa.

    Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror") .

  8. Victor(ProperNoun)

    A census-designated place in Montana.

    Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror") .

  9. Victor(ProperNoun)

    A town in New York.

    Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror") .

  10. Victor(ProperNoun)

    A census-designated place in San Joaquin County, California, United States.

    Etymology: From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor ("conqueror") .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Victor(noun)

    the winner in a contest; one who gets the better of another in any struggle; esp., one who defeats an enemy in battle; a vanquisher; a conqueror; -- often followed by art, rarely by of

    Etymology: [L. victor, fr. vincere, victum, to vanquish, to conquer. See Vanquish.]

  2. Victor(noun)

    a destroyer

    Etymology: [L. victor, fr. vincere, victum, to vanquish, to conquer. See Vanquish.]

  3. Victor(adj)

    victorious

    Etymology: [L. victor, fr. vincere, victum, to vanquish, to conquer. See Vanquish.]

Freebase

  1. Victor

    Victor is a Statutory City in Teller County, Colorado, United States. Gold was discovered in Victor in the late 19th century, and omen of the future of the town. With Cripple Creek, the mining district became the second largest gold mining district in the country and realized approximately $10 billion of mined gold in 2010 dollars. It reached its peak around the turn of the century when there were about 18,000 residents in the town. Depleted ore in mines, labor strife and the exodus of miners during World War I caused a steep decline in the city's economy, for which it has never recovered. The population was 397 at the 2010 census. There is a resumed mining effort on Battle Mountain.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Victor

    vik′tor, n. one who conquers on any particular occasion: one who defeats in battle: a winner:—fem. Vic′tress, Vic′toress, Vic′trix.—adjs. Vic′tor, Victō′rious, relating to victory: superior in contest: having overcome an enemy: producing or indicating victory.—adv. Victō′riously.—ns. Victō′riousness; Vic′tory, a conquering: success in any contest: a battle gained: a female deity of the Greeks personifying success in battle.—Cadmean victory, one as fatal to the victors as to the vanquished—from the armed men who grew up from the dragon's teeth sown by Cadmus, and slew one another all but five, who became the ancestors of the Thebans; Moral victory (see Moral); Pyrrhic victory (see Pyrrhic). [L.,—vincĕre, victum, to conquer.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. victor

    The winner in a contest; one who gets the better of another in any struggle; especially, one who conquers in war; a vanquisher; one who defeats an enemy in battle.

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How to say Victor in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Victor in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Victor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Victor in a Sentence

  1. Jimmy Smits:

    His character energy is a lot different than the bouncy, Victor Sifuentes -- forget about the fabulous 27 years or something in between, he is a pillar of the legal community, not only because he's older, but also the types of cases that he's handled and the significance of his work in the community. It just spoke to me in terms of what his energy needs to be, at least on the outside, because TV's kind of fluid : different things can happen, but you need to feel like he's a rock.

  2. Asbel Kiprop:

    I have worked so hard to build a career since 2003 when I was 13 years old. The achievements I made are crumbling before my own eyes, for a crime that I have not committed, in the court of public opinion, as an advocate of clean sports, I know I am very innocent. I am accused of something that I have never committed. Athletics runs deep in Kiprop's family. His father David Kebenei represented Kenya at the 1987 All Africa Games in Nairobi, where he finished fourth in the 1,500 meters. Kebenei ran in the golden era of British middle-distance running, competing against current IAAF President Sebastian Coe in the early 1980s. Kiprop's brother Victor Kebenei is an upcoming 800 meters runner.

  3. Cindi Currie:

    He has ruined more lives. That man is the devil incarnate, i'm just ready to cry. I'm so glad they found him. Not only will Victor Barnard go to jail, but every adult who knew what was going on up there can start to pay, and maybe these girls can start to heal.

  4. Joan Jara:

    For Victor Jara, art and social justice were one and the same. Today there is some justice for Victor's death, and for the thousands of families in Chile who have sought truth.

  5. Isabella Rossellini:

    She was able to integrate so many cultures... she is not even American but she is totally part of American culture like she is totally part of the Swedish, Italian, French, European film making, she worked in five languages, she worked with directors from my father to Alfred Hitchcock, from Jean Renoir to Victor Fleming, from( George) Cukor to Ingmar Bergman, it gave her a range that is probably bigger than other Hollywood stars like Katharine Hepburn, to give one example.

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