from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology A Trojan prince, the eldest son of Priam and Hecuba, killed by Achilles in Homer's Iliad.
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- proper n. A Trojan hero in Iliad.
- proper n. A male given name
From Ancient Greek Ἕκτωρ (Hektōr), possibly from ἔχω ("restrain"). (Wiktionary)