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▼.Creative forms:
(male) Carrt, Curtt, ..
(female) Cura, Curi, .. Middle name pairings:
Curt Ariel (C.A.), ..
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, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the ranking of the boy name Curt and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Curt are Con, Conrad (#625 the previous year), Cort, Courtney (#1483), Curtis (#527), Curtiss, Konrad (#1932), Kurt (#1414) and Kurtis (#1887). Adoption of these forms of Curt was well-received 6 decades ago (adoption of 0.46%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 0.07%, ▼85%), with versions like Curtis becoming less stylish.
Similar NamesSuggested 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.