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").