Vincent

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Vincent
Pronunciation (vin-sent)
Gender Male
Origin
Word/name Latin
Meaning "conquering", "winning"
Other names
Nickname(s) Vin, Vince, Vinny, Vinnie, Cenzo
Related names Vincentius, Vicente

Vincent is a male name derived from Vincentius (from the present participle of the Latin verb vincere, "to conquer or win").

Translations[edit]

  • Arabic: فنسنت ، منصور
  • Basque: Bikendi
  • Belarusian: Вінцэнт
  • Bengali: ভিনসেন্ট (Bhinasēnṭa)
  • Catalan: Vicenç, Vicent
  • Chinese Simplified: 文森特 (Wénsēntè)
  • Chinese Traditional: 文森特 (Wénsēntè)
  • Czech: Vincenc, Cenek, Vincence, Vinco
  • Dutch: Vincent
  • English: Vincent, Vince, Vin, Vinn, Vint, Bink
  • French: Vincent
  • Filipino: Enteng
  • German: Vinzent, Vinzenz, Vincenz
  • Greek: βικέντιος (Vikéndios)
  • Gujarati: વિન્સેન્ટ (Vinsēnṭa)
  • Hebrew: וינסנט
  • Hindi: विनसेंट (Vinasēṇṭa)
  • Hungarian: Vince, Bence, Vinci
  • Irish: Uinseann
  • Italian: Vincenzo, Vincenzio, Enzo, Vincente, Vicenzo
  • Japanese: ヴィンセント (Vuinsento)
  • Kannada: ವಿನ್ಸೆಂಟ್ (Vinseṇṭ)
  • Korean: 빈센트 (Binsenteu)
  • Late Roman: Vincentius
  • Latin: Vincentius
  • Latvian: Vincents
  • Lithuanian: Vincentas, Vincas
  • Macedonian: Винсент (Vinsent)
  • Malayalam : വിന്സന്റ്റ് (vincent)
  • Mandarin Chinese: 文森 (Wensen)
  • Marathi: व्हिन्सेंट (Vhinsēṇṭa)
  • Mongolian: Винсент (Vinsyent)
  • Nepali: विन्सेन्ट (Vinsēnṭa)
  • Persian: وینسنت
  • Polish: Wincenty, Wicek, Wicent, Wicus
  • Portuguese: Vicente
  • Romanian: Vincențiu
  • Russian: Викентий (Vikentiy), Винсент (Winsent), Kesha, Vika, Vikent, Vikenti, Vikesha
  • Serbian: Викентије (Vikentije)
  • Slovene: Vincenc, Vinko
  • Spanish: Vicente, Vincente
  • Swedish: Vincent
  • Tamil: வின்சென்ட் (Viṉceṉṭ)
  • Telugu: విన్సెంట్ (Vinseṇṭ)
  • Thai: วินเซนต์ (Winsent̒)
  • Ukrainian: Вінсент (Vinsent, Winsent)
  • Urdu: ونسنٹ
  • Yiddish: ווינסענט (Wwynsʻnt)

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In sports[edit]

  • Vinnie Anderson (born 1979), New Zealand rugby league footballer
  • Vince Carter (born 1977), National Basketball Association player
  • Vinnie Clark (born 1979), American former National Football League player
  • Vince Clarke (cricketer) (born 1971), English former cricketer
  • Vince Coleman (born 1961), American former Major League Baseball player
  • Vince Courville (born 1959), American former National Football League player
  • Vince DiMaggio (1912-1986), American Major League Baseball player, older brother of Joe and Dom DiMaggio
  • Vincent Hancock (born 1989), American Olympic shooter
  • Vinnie Jones (born 1965), British actor and former footballer
  • Vincent Kompany (born 1986), Belgian footballer
  • Vincent Lange (born 1974), German volleyball player
  • Vincent Lecavalier (born 1980), Canadian National Hockey League player
  • Vince Lombardi (1913-1970), American National Football League player, coach and executive
  • Vince McMahon (born 1945), American professional wrestling promoter and owner, chairman and CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment
  • Vince McMahon, Sr. (1914-1984), American professional wrestling promoter, father of the above
  • Vince O'Sullivan (born 1957), American racewalker
  • Vince Phillips (born 1963), American boxer and former IBF champion
  • Vince Promuto (born 1938), American former National Football League player
  • Vincent Morris Scheer (1904-1986), light welterweight champion boxer under the ring name Mushy Callahan
  • Vin Scully (born 1927), American sportscaster
  • Vinny Testaverde (born 1963), American former National Football League quarterback
  • Vince Warren (born 1963), American former National Football League player

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In music[edit]

  • Vince Clarke (born 1960), English musician, part of Depeche Mode, Yazoo, The Assembly, Erasure, VCMG
  • Vince Gill (born 1957), American country music singer, songwriter and musician
  • Vince Guaraldi (1928-1976), American jazz musician and pianist
  • Vince Hill (born 1937), English singer
  • Vince Martin (singer) (born 1937), American folk singer and songwriter
  • Vinnie Moore (born 1964), American guitarist and member of the English hard rock band UFO
  • Vinnie Paul (born 1964), American rock/metal drummer
  • Vincent Persichetti (1915-1987), American composer, teacher and pianist
  • Vinnie Vincent (born 1952), American rock/metal guitarist, formerly with Kiss

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