What does Delbert mean?
Delbert /del-bert/ as a boys' name is pronounced DEL-bert. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Delbert is "day-bright". Also possibly a variant of Albert or Adelbert (Old English) "noble, bright". The variant Dilbert is the title of a popular comic strip.
Affiliated boy name: Dell.more]
How popular is Delbert?
Delbert is a very prominent first name for males (#377 out of 1220, Top 31%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#52608 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Delbert for boys. Delbert reached its apex position of #166 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Delbert and associated names. Prominent varying forms of Delbert are Albert (#436 from current records), Alberto (#513), Dell, Elbert, Bert, Adelbert and Bertie. Other forms, like Ailbert, are uncommon. These forms of Delbert reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (average #392) and are now significantly less common (#868, ▼78.4%), with versions such as Albert, Adelbert, Bertie, Bert and Delbert becoming somewhat dated. Albert has been the most prevalent, although Alberto appears to be becoming a favorite too.
Recommended similar baby names are Calbert, Calvert, Colbert, Colvert, Culbert, Dagbert, Dagobert, Decker, Deker, Dekker, Deleon, Delles, Delmar, Delmer, Delmont, Delmor, Delmore, Denbey, Dennet, Denver, Derbey, Derwent, Dexter, Ebert, Ecbert, Eckbert, Edbert, Egbert, Eilert, Engelbert, Ethelbert, Fabert, Filbert, Fulbert, Geert, Gellert, Gilbert, Gilburt, Giselbert, Guilbert, Halbert, Halburt, Harbert, Herbert, Heribert, Hobert, Hubert, Hulbert, Hulburt, Humbert, Hurlbert, Ingbert, Ingelbert, Lambert, Norbert, Obert, Osbert, Philbert, Radbert, Robert, Roxbert, Seabert, Sebert, Seibert, Shubert, Talbert, Torbert, Wilbert, Wilburt and Wolfert. These names tend to be less commonly used than Delbert.