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Hugo
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Hugo is a male given name, a latinized form of the name Hugh, a German/Teutonic name meaning "Bright in Mind and Spirit". Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 151 languages. ... Photograph of a nude man by Wilhelm von Gloeden, ca. ... Look up Appendix:Most popular given names by country in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... For other uses, see Latin (disambiguation). ... Hugh is a male given name. ... German (called Deutsch in German; in German the term germanisch is equivalent to English Germanic), is a member of the western group of Germanic languages and is one of the worlds major languages. ... The term Germanic peoples may refer to: the Germanic tribes that in the first millennium were seen as a barbarian threat by the Roman Empire and its successors; the Germanic Christianity that in the second millennium came to dominate much of Northern Europe, politically organized in the Holy Roman Empire...


Hugo is one of the most popular names in Europe ranking as high as #2 in France, #6 in Spain, and #7 in Belgium in 2006.[citation needed] For other uses, see Europe (disambiguation). ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

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People

Among well-known people called Hugo are:

  • Victor Hugo, a French novelist and poet, author of Les Misérables and The Hunchback of Notre Dame
  • Hugh of St Victor, also known as Hugo of St. Victor, 12th century mystic philosopher
  • Hugo Banzer, Bolivian president
  • Hugo Black, American Supreme Court justice
  • Hugo Chávez, Venezuelan president
  • Hugo Garay, Argentine boxer
  • Hugo Gernsback, inventor, early publisher and writer of science fiction
  • Hugo Girard, French Canadian strongman competitor.
  • Hugo Grotius, Dutch "Father of International Law"
  • Hugo Sánchez, coach of the Mexico national football team, former striker
  • Hugo Simberg, Finnish painter
  • Hugo Viart, French freestyle swimmer
  • Hugo Weaving, Nigerian-born Australian film and stage actor
  • Hugo Wolf, Austrian late Romantic music composer

Victor-Marie Hugo (pronounced ) (February 26, 1802 — May 22, 1885) was a French poet, playwright, novelist, essayist, visual artist, statesman, human rights campaigner, and perhaps the most influential exponent of the Romantic movement in France. ... Hugh of St Victor (c. ... Hugo Banzer Suárez (May 10, 1926 – May 5, 2002) was a conservative politician, military general, and President of Bolivia. ... Hugo Black Hugo LaFayette Black (February 27, 1886 – September 25, 1971) was a Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (1937 - 1971). ... Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías (pronounced ) (born July 28, 1954) is the current President of Venezuela. ... Hugo Hernán Garay (born 1980-11-27 in Tigre, Buenos Aires) is a heavyweight boxer from Argentina, who represented his native country at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... Hugo Gernsback (August 16, 1884 - August 19, 1967) was an inventor and magazine publisher who also wrote science fiction and whose publication included the first science fiction magazine. ... Hugo Girard (born December 20, 1971) in Saint-Anne-de-Portneuf, Québec) is a Canadian strongmen and is a one-time World Champion and a 5-time Canadas Strongest Man. ... Hugo Grotius (Huig de Groot, or Hugo de Groot; Delft, 10 April 1583 – Rostock, 28 August 1645) worked as a jurist in the Dutch Republic and laid the foundations for international law, based on natural law. ... Hugo Sánchez Márquez (born July 11, 1958), popularly nicknamed Pentapichichi and Hugol, is the Mexican National Teams coach and Mexican former football striker who played for four European clubs, including Real Madrid. ... Hugo Simberg (June 24, 1873 - July 12, 1917) was a Finnish symbolist painter and graphic artist. ... Hugo Viart (born December 25, 1979) is a retired freestyle swimmer from France, who represented his native country at the 2000 Summer Olympics. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Photograph of Hugo Wolf Hugo Wolf (March 13, 1860 – February 22, 1903) was an Austrian composer of Slovene origin, particularly noted for his art songs, or Lieder. ...

Fictional characters

Hugo is a character from Capcoms Street Fighter III fighting game series. ... Official artwork of Hugo from Suikoden III by Konami Hugo is a character in Konamis computer role-playing game Suikoden III. Hugo was born soon after the Dunan Unification War (the war that took place during Suikoden II) was concluded. ... Hugo Strange is a fictional character in DC Comics, a nemesis of Batman. ... Listen to this article ( info/dl) This audio file was created from an article revision dated 2006-08-27, and may not reflect subsequent edits to the article. ... Hugo is the hunchback featured in A Series of Unfortunate Events. ... This computer game has been incorrectly referred to or categorized with the PC game misnomer. ... Jungledyret Hugo is a Danish media franchise featuring the cartoon adventures of a cute anthropomorphic mammal named Hugo. ... This is a list of one-time fictional characters featured in the American animated television comedy series The Simpsons. ... A photograph from the fictional wizard newspaper The Daily Prophet of the Weasleys on vacation in Egypt. ... Bugs Bunny is an animated rabbit/hare who appears in the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of animated films produced by Warner Bros. ... “The Abominable Snow Rabbit”, a Warner Bros. ... Spaced-Out-Bunny is a Bugs Bunny cartoon released on May 21, 1980. ... This article is about the TV series. ...

Place

Hugo is a town located in Lincoln County, Colorado. ... Hugo is a city located in Choctaw County, Oklahoma. ...

Other

The 2005 Hugo Award with base designed by Deb Kosiba. ... Hugo is the mascot of the New Orleans Hornets. ... This article or section includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... The Human Genome Organisation (HUGO) is an organization involved in the Human Genome Project, a project about mapping the human genome. ... Hugo is a programming language and design system for interactive fiction created by Kent Tessman. ... Hugo Boss AG is a fashion house based in Metzingen, Germany, which specializes in high-end apparel. ... Hugos House of Horrors is a computer game released in 1990. ... Lowest pressure 918 mbar (hPa; 27. ... Image File history File links Disambig_gray. ...

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Victor Hugo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (3740 words)
Victor Hugo was the youngest son of Joseph Léopold Sigisbert Hugo (1773–1828) and Sophie Trébuchet (1772-1821).
Hugo returned to political and social issues in his next novel, L'Homme Qui Rit (The Man Who Laughs), which was published in 1869 and painted a critical picture of the aristocracy.
Hugo's Rationalism can be found in poems such as Torquemada (1869, about religious fanaticism), The Pope (1878, violently anti-clerical), Religions and Religion (1880, denying the usefulness of churches) and, published posthumously, The End of Satan and God (1886 and 1891 respectively, in which he represents Christianity as a griffin and Rationalism as an angel).
Hugo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (263 words)
Victor Hugo, a French novelist and poet, author of Les Misérables and The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Hugo Kaempfer, the globally revered playboy, notorious with the ladies, as well as billionaire owner and founder of Hugo Corporation.
Hugo, the mascot of the New Orleans Hornets
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