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Gender: Male Meaning of Havelock: "sea competition" Origin of Havelock: Scandinavian

The name Havelock is a boy's name of Scandinavian origin meaning "sea competition". Havelock and is often added to lists like Baby Names That Mean Ocean and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Twentieth-century psychologist/sexologist Havelock (born Henry) Ellis made this name known, but no less forbidding.

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Famous People Named Havelock

Havelock Ellis, British sexologist and author
Sir Henry Havelock (1795-1857), British general

Pop Culture References for the name Havelock

Havelok the Dane, a character in medieval romance
Lord Havelock Vetinari, Patrician in Terry Pratchett's Discworld series
Dmitri Havelock, Character in The Expanse Books by James S. A. Corey also adapted to an American television series The Expanse filmed in Toronto Canada running 2015- on the SyFy channel