Meaning and name origin
Curt \c(u)-rt\ as a boy's 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 form: Kurt▼.
Curt is a very popular first name for males (#561 out of 1220, Top 46%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#52304 out of 88799, Top 59%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Curt for boys. Curt reached its highest rank of #310 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Curt and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Curtis (#529), Conrad (#649), Kurt, Curt and Courtney. (2014 statistics).