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34k
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since 1880

Bert

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: Bright
  • #1223 All Time
Girls
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Similar Names
208k Bertha (German)
< 1k Berthe (French)
< 1k Barto (Spanish)

How popular is the name "Bert" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
18803480348#47 boy name
18813120312#50 boy name
18823410341#52 boy name
18832785273#62 boy name
18842855280#67 boy name
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Want to know about the populiarty of Bert? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 34,120 babies born with the name Bert in the United States. That's more than enough Berts to occupy the country of San Marino with an estimated population of 32,312 (as of March 31, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 348 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bert" was in 1918 with a total of 698 babies.

According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bert" ranks #97 in popularity as a baby boy's name in South Dakota. Imagine that, 12 babies in South Dakota have the same name as you in 1916. Across the entire United States a total of 569 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Bert" mean?

Bert (German): Bright

The name "Bert" is of German origin and it means "Bright". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 109 other names that are similar to this one.

B is for befriend, it is so easy for you.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

T is for treat, that you always are.

Your name in reverse order is "Treb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Tber". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Bert popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Bert in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Bert

Burt Ward

Burt Ward is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1966 to present. Burt was born in 1945 as Bert John Gervis, Jr. in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Bert Lahr

Bert Lahr is an actor/comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1925 to 1967. Bert was born in 1895 as Irving Lahrheim in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Bert McCracken

Bert McCracken is a singer, songwriter, and musician specializing in alternative rock, emo, post-hardcore, and hard rock music. Bert was born in 1982 as Robert Edward McCracken in Provo, Utah.

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Bert Visscher

Bert was born in 1960.

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Bert Bakker

Bert was born in 1958.

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Bert Kuizenga

Bert was born in 1955.

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Past life for Bert born Jun 6, 2013

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern New Zealand approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.

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