What does Curt mean?
Curt /curt/ 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▼.Kreatif forms:
(male) Carrt, Curtt, ..
(female) Cura, Curi, ..
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 statistics of Curt for boys. Curt reached its apex rank of #319 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Displayed below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Curt and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Curt are Con, Conrad (#649 the previous year), Cort, Courtney (#1312), Curtis (#529), Curtiss, Konrad (#1708), Kurt (#1451) and Kurtis (#1599). Adoption of these forms of Curt was well-received 5 decades ago (adoption of 0.46%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 0.07%, ▼85%), with versions like Curt becoming less stylish.
Suggested similar names are Aart, Arrt (see Arthur), Art, Bart▼, Bert▼, Burt▼, Card, Carl▼, Carr, Cary▼, Ceri, Chet, Ciro, Cnut, Colt▲, Cor, Cord, Cork, Cory▼, Cuba, Curro, Curry, Dart, Hart, Mart and Mort. These names tend to be less commonly used than Curt.