Hugues: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Hugues

Hugues

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Origin of the name Hugh:

From the Old French Hue, which is from the Old High German Hugo, a derivative of hugu (heart, mind, spirit). Hugh was used to Anglicize the Gaelic names Aodh, Uisdean, and Eoghan.

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A French form of Hugh and a variant of Hugo.
Pronounced: OO-goo

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Hugues de Payens, a Frankish knight who was the co-founder of the Knights Templar.
Hugues Capet, 10th century French king.
Hugues Aufray, French singer.

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