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Gender: Male Meaning of Factor: "agent" Origin of Factor: German and Dutch occupational name

The name Factor is a boy's name of German origin meaning "agent". Factor and is often added to lists like Occupational Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Themed Families..".

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This name for the steward of an estate sounds too mathematical for most people's taste.

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Famous People Named Factor

Max Factor, born Maksymilian Faktorowicz, a Polish-Jewish businessman, founder of the cosmetics giant Max Factor & Company, largely developed the modern cosmetics industry and popularized the term make-up in noun form based on the verb

Pop Culture References for the name Factor

Max Factor, cosmetics company