What does Colbert mean?
(male) Cobert, Corbert, ..
(female) MIDDLE NAME PAIRINGS
Colbert Joey (C.J.), ..
How popular is Colbert?
Colbert is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#1544 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)
Colbert reached its highest rank of #1814 in the U.S. during the years 1900-1909, but is not found in the list currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Colbert are Cole (#115 A YEAR AGO), Colt (#337) and Colby (#454). These forms of Colbert reached the apex of their popularity in the year 2001 (MEDIAN #755) and are somewhat less widespread today (#726, ▼46%). Cole is more universally found than the rest, although Colt appears to be becoming a favorite too, while Colby has become less contemporary.
Colbert is alike in pronunciation to Calbert. Other suggested similar names are Ailbert (see Albert), Albert▼, Calvert, Cobbett, Colbee, Colbey, Colbourn, Colburn, Colet, Colier, Collburn (see Colburn), Colter, Colver, Corbet, Corbett, Couvert (see Covert), Covert, Culver, Dalbert, Delbert▼, Dilbert, Elbert▼, Filbert, Fulbert, Gilbert▼, Halbert, Hobert▼, Hulbert, Norbert▼, Robert▼, Roxbert, Talbert, Torbert, Wilbert▼ and Wolfert. These names tend to be more commonly used than Colbert.See names in meaning and etymology.