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Gender: Male Pronunciation: EE-gor Meaning of Igor: "warrior" Origin of Igor: Old Norse via Russian

The name Igor is a boy's name of Russian origin meaning "warrior". Igor and is often added to lists like Cool Baby Names That Start With I and discussed in our forums with posts like "follow the last letter".

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Musical association with Igor Stravinsky, but also Dr. Frankenstein's right-hand man.

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Famous People Named Igor

Igor Kojic, Serbian footballer
Igor of Kiev, ruler of Kievan Rus
Igor II of Kiev, Grand Prince of Kiev
Igor the Assassin, name given to one of the alleged assassins of Alexander Litvinenko
Igor Akinfeev, Russian football goalkeeper
Igor Andreev Russian tennis player
Igor Antón, Basque cyclist
Igor Bobček, Slovak ice hockey defenseman
Igor Cavalera, Brazilian musician
Igor González de Galdeano, Basque cyclist
Igor Kunitsyn, Russian tennis player
Igor Kurnosov, Russian chess grandmaster
Igor Larionov, Soviet and Russian retired ice hockey player
Igor Nikitin, Russian ice hockey player
Igor Olshansky, Ukrainian NFL player
Igor Severyanin, Russian poet
Igor Sijsling, Dutch tennis player
Igor Sikorsky, Russian American pioneer of aviation in both helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft
Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer
Igor Svyatoslavich, Russian prince

Pop Culture References for the name Igor

Igor, Dr. Frankenstein's hunchbacked lab assistant
Igor, shape-shifting monkey in Marvel Comics

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