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Harbert

What does Harbert mean?

Harbert Pronunciation of Harbert [har-bert] as a boys' name is of Old German derivation, and Harbert means "illustrious warrior". Harbert is an alternate form of Herbert (Old German).

Associated with: warrior.

Variations

4 alternative forms via Herbert: Erberto, Herberto, Heribert and Heriberto.

Creative forms:
(male) Habert, Holbert, ..

(female) Haret, Harher, ..

Middle name pairings:
Harbert Kamden (H.K.), ..

How popular is Harbert?

Harbert is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#10163 out of 150436, Top 7%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Heriberto (#1644 from current records) and Herbert (#1868) are the popular alternative forms of Harbert (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Harbert reached its highest in the 1900s (usage of 0.5%) and is now much lower, with the version Herbert falling out of fashion. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Herbert, Heriberto in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Harbert and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Barber, Calbert, Dagbert, Dalbert, Fabert, Halberg, Halbert, Halburt, Harben, Harford, Harfurd (see Harford), Harjeet, Harper, Harpreet, Harpur, Harvard, Hobert, Hubert, Hulbert, Humbert, Hurlbert, Lambert, Norbert, Radbert, Talbert and Torbert. These names tend to be more commonly used than Harbert.

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