What does Barth mean?
Barth /barth/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name. Barth's name origin is Aramaic, and Barth means "son of Talmai (the farmer)". Barth is an alternate form of Bartholomew (Aramaic). Birth is a popular last name.
Barth has 28 alternative forms via Bartholomew: Bart▼, Bartalan, Bartel, Barthelemy, Barthlomeo, Bartho, Barthol, Barthold, Bartholoma, Bartholomaus, Bartholome, Bartholomeus, Bartin, Bartle, Bartlet, Bartlett, Bartlomiej, Bartolome, Bartolomej, Bartolomeo, Bartolomeu, Bartolommeo, Bartome, Bartow, Bartt, Bat, Bertel and Thole.Kreatif forms: Babarth, Barthba, Barthou. [more]
How popular is Barth?
Barth is a rare first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#2322 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent variation forms of Barth (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Bartholomew and Bart. Variants like Bartle are seldom used. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.359%) and has become significantly lower since, with the forms Bart and Bartholomew becoming less in vogue. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Barth and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)