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Glory of heroism
Greek Mythology
1 word, 8 letters, 3 vowels, 5 consonants
Medium length and moderately easy to pronounce

How To Pronounce Hercules?

The way you pronounce a name can make all the difference.

Listen to the sound of the name Hercules in English.

Hercules On The Popularity Chart

Popularity Over Time

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Names With Similar Sound As Hercules

Popular Sibling Names For Hercules

If you are looking for some matching sibling names that resonate with Hercules, check our suggestions here.

Boy Sibling Names For Hercules

Find matching brother names for Hercules and create a wonderful team of siblings.

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Girl Sibling Names For Hercules

Looking for some suitable sister names for Hercules? Check out our collection of beautiful and unique names.

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Other Popular Names Beginning With H

Looking for more baby names starting with the letter H to resonate with your family’s naming tradition or to rhyme with the sibling names? Find a range of alternative names starting with this letter.

Names With Similar Meaning As Hercules

Popular Songs On The Name Hercules

Acrostic Poem On Hercules

Dive into the lyrical charm of the name Hercules with this acrostic poem. Witness how each letter paints together a story, capturing the name’s individuality, strength, vitality, and sophistication. Inspiring, is it? Why not try a similar poem that describes what you think of your baby’s personality?


Gentle and kind, changing lives with tenderness.


Enchanting like a garden of wildflowers.


Rainbow of joy, spreading happiness and laughter like wildfire.


Challenges come what may, but you won’t give up the fray.


Unshakeable when you have made up your mind.


Lively spirit bursting with vivacity and zest for life.


Ethereal beauty, one in nature’s symphony.


Spirited and sprightly, filling the house with contagious energy.

Hercules’s Zodiac Sign And Birth Star As Per Vedic Astrology

Vedic astrology, also called Jyotisha, provides deep insights into a person’s life based on celestial positions at birth. Rashi and nakshatra, which are an integral part of Jyotisha, are believed to influence an individual’s personality and life events. The following sections give you rashi-related information, such as the associated letters, elements, ruling body, quality, and nakshatra for the name hercules. These details help analyze a person’s characteristics, personality, and behavior.

Zodiac Sign (Rashi)

As shown in the following table, each rashi is associated with specific sounds, which are often used as the starting letters of names for newborns in Hindu families. Each rashi is represented by a figure and one of the five elements – Earth, Water, Fire, Air, and Ether (Space). One ruling celestial body, known as its 'rashi lord' or 'ruler' is assigned to these rashis. These bodies include Venus, Mars, Sun, Moon, Mercury, Jupiter, and Saturn. Furthermore, the rashis are assigned various qualities or gunas.

Rashi (zodiac sign)Karka (Cancer)
Starting letters for Karka (Cancer) rashiDD, H
Ruling bodyMoon

Birth Star (Nakshatra)

Another important aspect of Vedic Astrology is the nakshatras, the lunar constellations or star clusters that the Moon occupies during a person's birth. There are 27 nakshatras, each with its own unique qualities, attributes, and symbolism. Each rashi contains two-and-one-fourth nakshatras in it. For example, Aries contains Ashwini, Bharani, and Krithika nakshatras.

The below table provides information on the nakshatras’ degrees on the zodiac circle, their lords and related syllables, for babies born in the Karka (Cancer) rashi. These syllables/phonetics are popularly used to choose the baby name. For precise nakshatra calculation based on your baby's birthplace and date, use our Nakshatra Calculator.

NakshatraDegrees Of The NakshatraNakshatra
Lord (Ruler)
Name Syllables
Punarvasu (Punartham, Punarpoosam)Cancer (0 to 3.20 degrees)JupiterKe, Kay, Ko, Ha, Hi, Hee
Pushya (Pooyam, Pushyami)Cancer (3.20 to 16.40 degrees)SaturnHu, He, Ho, Da
Aslesha (Aayilyam)Cancer (16.40 to 30 degrees)MercuryDi, Du, De, Do, Dee, Me, Da

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Hercules In Different Languages

It’s exciting to see our baby’s name spelled and written in various languages. See how people spell Hercules in Spanish, French, German, Italian, and more! Each language has its own way of saying Hercules, but it’s still the same special name. Learn how the name looks and sounds in different languages around the world!

अत्यंत बलवान आदमीHindihi
अत्यंत बलवान आदमीMarathimr
अत्यंत बलवान आदमीBhojpuribho

How To Communicate The Name Hercules In Sign Languages

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Name Numerology For Hercules

Numerology is an occult system that gives significance to numbers and their influence on human life and destiny. Numerologists attribute specific qualities, energies, and characteristics to a number. Parents who believe in numerology prefer to choose baby names that resonate positively with the child’s unique numerical vibrations, often derived from their date of birth. Here we give a general birth number and personality traits of the name Hercules, based on the Pythagorean (Western) system. This analysis will differ from child to child based on their date of birth. You may use our numerology calculator for more personalized information.

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Movie Titles Inspired By The Name Hercules

Discover the presence of Hercules in an array of films. Know about the various movies that have this name.

Movie titleOther titlesRelease year
General HerculesΣτρατηγός Ηρακλής2022
Hercules Houdini Holmes2019
Pocket Hercules: Naim SüleymanogluCep Herkülü: Naim Süleymanoglu, Naim Cep Herkülü, Naim Süleymanoğlu: Kieszonkowy Herkules, Türk Herkül, Турецкий Геркулес2019
I Am HerculesÉn vagyok Herkules, Eu sunt Hercule, Ich bin Herkules, Moi, Hercule2016
American Hercules: Babe RuthBaseball Legends, Major League Legends: Babe Ruth2015
HerculesA Força de Hércules, As Façanhas de Hércules, Die unglaublichen Abenteuer des Herkules, Dũng Sĩ Héc-quyn, Gerkules, Héc-Quyn, Herakl, Herakles, Heraklis, Hērakls, Hercule, Hercules Heldendaden, Hercules: Il guerriero, Hercules: The Thracian Wars, Herkul, Herkül: Özgürlük Savaşçısı, Herkules, Herkuli, Iraklis, Iraklis: Oi Thrakikoi Polemoi, Iraklis: Pera apo to mytho, Labors of Hercules, Le fatiche di Ercole, Les douze travaux d'Hercule, Les Travaux d'Hercule, Los trabajos de Hércules, Los viajes de Heracles, Muncile lui Hercule, O Triunfo de Hércules, Oi athloi tou Irakleous, Voittamaton Herkules, Ηρακλής, Ηρακλής: Πέρα από το μύθο, Геракл, Геркулес, Подвиги Геракла, Херкул, Херкулес, Херкулес и Златното руно, Херкулови задаци, ヘラクレス, ヘラクレス(1957), 大力士, 宙斯之子:赫拉克勒斯, 海克力士2014
Hercules: The Brave and the Bold2013
RiffTrax: The Sons of Hercules: Land of Darkness2011

Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is the meaning of the name Hercules?

The name Hercules means glory of heroism.

2. What is the origin of the name Hercules?

Hercules has a Greek Mythology origin.

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