What does Hubert mean?
From hug "heart, mind, spirit" and berht "bright, famous". A popular Norman name and the name of an eighth-century saint regarded as the patron of hunters. American Vice President Hubert Humphrey.
Hubert has 1 feminine form: Huberta.Kreatif forms:
(male) Habert, Huberthy, ..
(female) Huber, Hubertta, ..
How popular is Hubert?
Hubert is a very popular first name for men (#325 out of 1220, Top 27%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#3300 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name history of Hubert for boys. Hubert reached its peak position of #117 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Prominent alternative forms of Hubert are Bert, Bertie, Hobart, Hubbard and Hugh (#869 from current records). These forms of Hubert were at the peak of their popularity in the 1880s (average #576) and have become significantly less conventional since, with forms like Hobart becoming less stylish.
Hubert▼ is pronounced similarly to Hobert▼ and Hoebart. Other suggested similar names are Abert, Albert▼, Aubert, Aubery (see Aubrey), Culbert, Ebert, Ecbert (see Egbert), Edbert, Egbert, Elbert▼, Fabert, Fulbert, Halbert, Harbert, Heber, Herbert▼, Hulbert, Hulburt, Humbert, Humberto, Hurlbert, Obert, Osbert, Robert▼, Rupert▼, Sebert, Shubert, Zuberi and Zubery. These names tend to be less commonly used than Hubert.