What does Herb mean?
Associated with: warrior.
(male) Hedru, Heyn, ..
(female) Heri, Hery, .. Middle name pairings:
Herb Tyce (H.T.), ..
How popular is Herb?
Herb is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1109 out of 1220, Top 91%) and an even more popular last name for both adults and children (#9598 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Herb reached its peak rank of #912 in the U.S. during 1940-1949, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Herbert (#1868 the previous year), Herbie and Bert are the popular alternative forms of Herb. These forms of Herb were at the height of their popularity 125 years ago (adoption of 0.6%) and are now much less common, with versions like Herbert going out of style.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Hari, Harm, Hart, Harv, Hearn, Hec, Heck, Hein, Heli, Hem, Henk, Henri, Henry▼, Herin, Hern, Herne, Hersh, Herut (see Cherut), Herv (see Harvey), Herve, Herzl, Hew, Hewe, Hiro and Hob. These names tend to be less frequently used than Herb.See names in meaning and etymology.