What does Curt mean?
Curt /curt/ [1 syll.] as a boys' name is pronounced kert. It is of English origin. In origin an anglicized form of Kurt, a short form of Konrad (see Conrad). Now also used as a short form of Courtney and Curtis. See also Cort. Musician Kurt Cobain; actor Kurt Russell.
Curt▼ has 1 variant: Kurt▼.
Curt▼ has 22 more related forms via Conrad, Cort, Courtney, Curtis, Konrad, Kurt: Con, Connie▼, Conrade, Conrado, Corrado, Cort, Cortland, Cortney▼, Corty, Court, Courtenay, Courtland, Courtney▼, Curcio, Curtell, Curtice, Curtiss▼, Knoz, Konrad, Kord, Kort and Kurtis▼.Kreatif forms: Curtte, Curtty. [more]
How popular is Curt?
Curt is a very prominent first name for males (#561 out of 1220, Top 46%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#49249 out of 150436, Top 33%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Curt for boys. Curt reached its apex rank of #310 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the list currently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Curt and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Curt are Connie, Conrad (#649 the previous year), Cortney, Courtland, Courtney, Curtis (#529), Curtiss, Kurt and Kurtis. Adoption of these boy names reached its most widespread during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.3941%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.0822%, ▼79.1%), with versions like Curt, Curtis, Curtiss, Kurt and Kurtis becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)