Gender: Male Meaning of Humbert: "renowned warrior" Origin of Humbert: German

Humbert Origin and Meaning

The name Humbert is a boy's name of German origin meaning "renowned warrior".

A name with two strong literary associations, one overwhelmingly negative -- Lolita's pedophilic narrator Humbert Humbert -- and one positive, in the preferable European version: Italian author Umberto Eco.

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Humbert's International Variations

Hunfrido, Hunfredo, Humbaldo, Humberto (Spanish) Umberto (Italian)


ambg Says:


Better stick with the alternate versions Umberto, Humberto, etc., 'cause that is one famous pedophile.