Meaning and Name Origin
Hunt has 1 alternative form via Huntington: Huntingdon.
Hunt is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#148 out of 88799, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Hunt and associated names. The only popular variation form of Hunt (#unlisted) is Hunter (#40 a year ago). This boy name reached the apex of its popularity in 2000 and is somewhat less popular today. Hunter (#40) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this compilation, with this name enjoying a revival in usage. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)