Meaning and name origin
Kurt \k(u)-rt\ as a boy's 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 form: Kort.
Kurt is a very popular first name for males (#249 out of 1220, Top 20%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#17700 out of 88799, Top 20%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Kurt for boys. Kurt reached its highest rank of #128 in the U.S. in 1960-1969. (2014 statistics).