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Bert (girl)

What does Bert mean?

Bert Pronunciation of Bert [bert] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Bert) is of Old English origin, and the name Bert means "noble, bright". Bert is a variant form of Alberta (Old English): feminine of Albert.

Associated with: old english, noble, bright (light).

Variations

Bert has 1 variant: Berte.

7 more alternative forms via Alberta: Albert, Berrie, Berry, Berta, Berti, Bertie and Berty.

1 masculine form: Burt.

Creative forms:
(female) Bebo, Bort, ..

(male) Beer, Bere, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bert Cordelia (B.C.), ..

How popular is Bert?

Bert is an unusual first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#14550 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Bert reached its top rank of #1137 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not listed currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bert name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bert outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Albert, Alberta, Berta and Bertie are the popular varying forms of Bert listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Berty, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Bert was at its peak during 1900-1909 (average #668), but now, forms like Alberta have become less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bert, Albert, Alberta, Berta, Bertie in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bert and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bert is alike in pronunciation to Berrte and Birte. Other recommended names are Bara, Barb, Bari, Barta, Bat, Bea, Beah, Beata, Beate, Beau, Beba, Bebe, Beck, Beda, Bee, Beea, Beki, Bel, Bell, Bena, Bente, Bep, Bera, Beret, Berett, Berget, Beril, Berit, Berna, Berni, Berny, Berri, Berrit, Berrta, Berrti, Berrty (see Bertha), Bertha, Berthe, Beryl, Beryn, Bess, Bet, Beta, Beth, Bets, Bett, Betta, Bette, Betti, Betts, Betty, Bev, Bird, Birta, Bit, Bora, Bret, Brett, Bri, Brit, Byrd, Gert and Mart. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bert.

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