What does Bertie mean?
Bertie /ber-tie/ [2 sylls.] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Bertie) is of Old English and Old German derivation, and the name Bertie means "noble, bright; bright, famous; bright promise; bright fame". Bertie is an alternate form of Alberta (Old English): feminine of Albert. Bertie is also a form of Bertha (Old German). Bertie is also used as a variant of Gilberte (Old German) and Roberta (Old English, Old German).
Bertie▼ has 16 more different forms via Alberta, Bertha, Gilberte, Roberta: Baubie, Berdie, Berrie, Berrte, Berrtina, Berry, Bert, Berte, Berthe, Bertina, Bertine, Bertita, Birdie▼, Birtha, Bobbie▼ and Bobie.Kreatif forms: Betie, Bratie, Brotie. [more]
How popular is Bertie?
Bertie is a very popular first name for women (#978 out of 4276, Top 23%) and a slightly less popular surname for both adults and children (#83618 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Bertie for girls. Bertie was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its top position of #171 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Prominent variation forms of Bertie are Alberta, Berdie, Berta, Bertha, Birdie, Birtha, Bobbie and Roberta. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5668%) and are now significantly less widespread, with versions like Berta, Bertie, Birdie, Bobbie and Roberta falling out of fashion. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the girl name Bertie and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)