Meaning of Hercules: A nickname for someone powerful, much like the mythological hero.

Literal Meaning of Hercules: Refers to the Greek hero known for his strength and bravery.

Popularity: Moderate

Origin: Greek, derived from mythology.


Emily: Have you seen how strong and powerful John is?

Jake: Yeah, that’s why we call him Hercules. He’s incredibly strong.

Emily: He definitely has the strength of a hero.

Related Nicknames: Strongman, Titan, Powerhouse.