Home > Philibert


What does Philibert mean?

Philibert Pronunciation of Philibert [philib-ert] as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and the name Philibert means "very bright". Philibert is a version of Filbert (Old German). Philibert is also a form of Fulbright (Old German).

Associated with: bright.


2 alternative forms via Filbert, Fulbright: Philbert and Phillbert.

1 feminine form: Philiberta.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Philibert Ezio (P.E.), ..

How popular is Philibert?

Philibert is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#42134 out of 150436, Top 28%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. The only prominent alternative form of Philibert (not ranked) is Philbert. This form of Philibert was favored as a birth name 65 years ago (#1911). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Philbert in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adalbert, Adelbert, Ailbert (see Albert), Albert, Calbert, Colbert, Culbert, Dalbert, Delbert, Dilbert, Eilert, Elbert, Ethelbert, Fulbert, Gilbert, Gilburt, Guilbert, Halbert, Heribert, Hulbert, Hurlbert, Inglebert, Philander, Philip, Philipp, Philippe, Philippos, Philippus, Philips, Philipson, Rigobert, Seibert, Shubert, Talbert, Thorbert, Wilbert and Wilburt. These names tend to be more frequently used than Philibert.

See names
in meaning and etymology.