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pinWhat does Kurt mean?

Kurt /kurt/ as a boys' name is pronounced kert. It is of German origin. Variant of Conrad (Old German) "courageous advice". Actor Kurt Russell; author Kurt Vonnegut; musician Kurt Cobain; football player Kurt Warner.


Kurt has 1 variant: Kort.

Affiliated boy names: Curt and Cort.

Kurt has 2 more related forms via Conrad: Cort and Curt.

Kreatif forms: Kokurt, Kurtko, Kurtta. [more]

pinHow popular is Kurt?

Kurt is a very popular first name for males (#249 out of 1220, Top 20%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#20298 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Kurt for boys. Kurt entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #128 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not found in the list currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kurt name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kurt outside U.S.

Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Kurt and associated names. Conrad (#649 last year) and Curt are the prominent related forms of Kurt listed in the Top 1000. Adoption of these forms of Kurt was well-received during 1950-1959 (average #324) and has become much reduced since (#883, down 82.7%), with the versions Conrad, Curt and Kurt becoming less fashionable. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Kurt, Conrad, Curt in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Kurt is alike in pronunciation to Court. Other recommended similar baby names are Burt, Kari, Karr, Ker, Kit, Kitt, Kolt, Kord, Kory and Kyrk. These names tend to be less commonly used than Kurt.