Home > Bertie

Bertie (girl)

What does Bertie mean?

Bertie Pronunciation of Bertie as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Bertie) is of Old English and Old German derivation, and the name Bertie means "noble, bright; bright, famous; bright promise; bright fame". Bertie is an alternate form of Alberta (Old English): feminine of Albert. Bertie is also a form of Bertha (Old German). Bertie is also used as a variant of Gilberte (Old German), and a form of Roberta (Old English, Old German).


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, noble, bright (light), promise (oath)


VARIANTS Birta, Berty, Berti, Berta, Berrty, Berrti, Berrta

OTHER FORMS VIA ALBERTA, BERTHA, GILBERTE, ROBERTA Baubie, Berdie, Berrie, Berrte, Berrtina, Berry, Bert, Berte, Berthe, Bertina, Bertine, Bertita, Birdie, Birtha, Bobbie, Bobie



Bertie Precious (B.P.), ..

How popular is Bertie?

Bertie is a very popular first name for women (#978 out of 4276, Top 23%) and a slightly less popular surname for both adults and children (#83618 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Bertie was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its top position of #171 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bertie name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

Prominent variation forms of Bertie are Alberta, Berdie, Bert, Berta, Bertha, Bertina, Birdie (#1328 FROM RECENT DATA), Birtha, Bobbie and Roberta. These relations of Bertie reached the top of their popularity a century ago (AVERAGE #648) and are now significantly less conventional, with versions like Birdie becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bertie, Alberta, Berdie, Bert, Berta in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bertha, Bertina, Birdie, Birtha, Bobbie, Roberta in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Bertie is pronounced similarly to Barta. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Artie, Barbie, Barrie, Bartha, Beatie, Beattie, Beckie, Bekkie, Bennie, Bente, Berdine, Beret, Berett, Beril, Berit, Bernee, Berni, Bernice, Bernie, Bernise, Berree (see Berry), Berri, Berrit, Bertilde, Bertrice, Beryle, Bessie, Bethie, Betia, Betsie, Bette, Betti, Bettie, Bettine, Bettye, Bevie, Bradie, Brette, Brid, Bride, Bridie, Brie, Briet, Brit, Britte, Brittie, Brodie, Brydie, Byrdie, Gerie, Gerrie, Gerte, Gertie, Hettie, Jerrie, Kerrie, Martie, Mercie, Merrie, Mertice, Mertis, Mertle, Mirtie, Myrtie, Perrie, Terie, Terrie, Tertia, Verdie, Veretie, Veritie, Verlie, Vernie and Yettie. These names tend to be less frequently used than Bertie.

See names
in meaning and etymology.