"sea competition"

Havelock Origin and Meaning

The name Havelock is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "sea competition".

A name from medieval romance with an endearingly clunky sound, à la Sherlock. The most famous modern wearer was twentieth-century psychologist/sexologist Havelock (born Henry) Ellis.

Havelock Popularity

Famous People Named Havelock

  • Havelock EllisBritish sexologist and author
  • Sir Henry Havelock (17951857), British general

Havelock in Pop Culture

  • Havelok the Danea character in medieval romance
  • Lord Havelock VetinariPatrician in Terry Pratchett's Discworld series
  • Dmitri HavelockCharacter in The Expanse Books by James S. A. Corey
  • Admiral Farley Havelockcharacter in the stealth game Dishonored