the winner in a battle, struggle, etc.
Origin of victorMiddle English ; from Classical Latin ; from past participle of vincere, to conquer ; from Indo-European base an unverified form weik-, vigorous or hostile display of force from source Old High German wic, battle, Old English wigan, to fight
a masculine name: dim. Vic; fem. Victoria
Origin of VictorL: see victor
One who defeats an adversary; the winner in a fight, battle, contest, or struggle.
Origin of victorMiddle English, from Old French victeur, from Latin victor, from victus, past participle of vincere, to conquer; see weik-3 in Indo-European roots.
Borrowed from Latin victor (“a conqueror").
From a Late Latin personal name Victor, borne by several saints, from victor (“conqueror").