What does Colvert mean?
Colvert /col-vert/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name. Colvert's roots are Old French and Old German, and the meaning of the name Colvert is "renowned, bright, famous". Colvert is a variant transcription of Colbert (Old French, Old German): introduced to Britain by the Normans. Compare surname Culvert.
How popular is Colvert?
Colvert is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#35239 out of 150436, Top 23%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Colvert and corresponding names. Cole (#116 in 2014) and Colt (#339) are the popular related forms of Colvert (outside Top 1000). These boy names were at the apex of their popularity in the year 2011 (usage of 0.7895%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.7725%, down 2.2%). Colt (#339) and Cole (#116) are two of the more trendy boy names among these, and there is also a revival in birth name usage for Colt. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)