What does Bertram mean?
From an Old French name of German (Frankish) origin. Ravens were traditional symbols of wisdom in German mythology; Odin was regularly accompanied by ravens called Hugin and Munin. This name was adopted by Normans and revived in the Victorian era. Rare since the 1930s. Architect Bertram Goodhue.
(male) Birtram, Burtram, ..
(female) Berga, Berra, ..
How popular is Bertram?
Bertram is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1028 out of 1220, Top 84%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#4096 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the birth name history of Bertram for boys. Bertram reached its apex rank of #427 in the U.S. during 1910-1919, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Suggested similar names are Arram, Baram, Barnham (see Barnum), Barra, Barrak, Barrat, Barthram (see Bartram), Beckham▲, Beecham, Bernal, Berry▼, Bertel, Bertell (see Berthold), Bertil, Bertin, Bertle, Berto, Bertol (see Berthold), Bertold (see Berthold), Bertoll (see Berthold), Bertolt, Berty, Bram, Byram, Fernham (see Farnham), Gersham and Wortham. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bertram.