Meaning and Name Origin
Colvert \c(o)-lve-rt, col-vert\ as a boys' name has the meaning "renowned, bright, famous". Colvert is a variant of Colbert (Old French, Old German): introduced to Britain by the Normans. A name for baby boys that is only intermittently used.
Colvert is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#47893 out of 88799, Top 54%). (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 (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity in the year 2011 and are somewhat less popular today. Colt (#339) and Cole (#116) are two of the more trendy boy names among these, with Colt going through a revival in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)