What does Morty mean?
Morty /mor-ty/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old French derivation, and the meaning of Morty is "dead sea". Morty is an alternate form, with the suffix -y, of Mortimer (Old French): from "morte mer".
How popular is Morty?
Morty is an uncommon first name for males. Morty is also a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Mortimer is the only prominent variation form of Morty (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000. Variants like Mortymer are seldom used. This boy name reached the apex of its popularity during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.389%) and has become significantly less popular since, with Mortimer becoming less in vogue. Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Morty and associated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Morty is pronounced similarly to Marti and Marty▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Corty, Mart, Monty▼, Moray, Mordy, Morey, Morly and Morry. These names tend to be more frequently used than Morty.