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Gender: Male Meaning of Hazard: "chance, luck" Origin of Hazard: French

The name Hazard is a boy's name of French origin meaning "chance, luck". Hazard and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Luck and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Chance has risen far on the baby-naming charts, but Hazard has a considerably more dangerous edge.

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Famous People Named Hazard

Hazard Stevens, American mountaineer, first man to climb Mount Rainier
Hazard, stage name of B.J. Nilsen, Swedish sound artist
Oliver Hazard Perry, American naval commander, hero of the War of 1812
Eden Hazard, Belgian footballer

Pop Culture References for the name Hazard

Hazard, mutant in X-Men comics
"Hazard," song by Richard Marx



ambercat Says:


If I had twin boys, I would consider naming them Hazard and Danger or at least using those names on fictional twins.

indiefendi2 Says:


I would hope a parent wouldn't be so evil.

lemonqueen Says:


I met the nicest little boy with this name and have fallen in love with it ever since!

lesliemarion Says:


But has anyone ever named a child this? I hope that some lovely word names make it on to the list, if this hideous name can.