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Popularity
208k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Bertha

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: German
  • Meaning: Bright
  • #348 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
34k Bert (German)
< 1k Berthe (French)
< 1k Barto (Spanish)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
18801,3201,3200#9 girl name
18811,3291,3245#9 girl name
18821,5161,5088#9 girl name
18831,6871,6816#7 girl name
18841,7971,7898#9 girl name
18851,8731,86013#8 girl name
18862,0132,00112#8 girl name
18872,0482,03711#7 girl name
18882,4632,45013#7 girl name
18892,3052,29312#11 girl name
18902,3942,3886#10 girl name
18912,3802,3728#10 girl name
18922,6292,61712#11 girl name
18932,6332,62310#10 girl name
18942,5102,49614#14 girl name
18952,6392,62613#11 girl name
18962,5772,56512#15 girl name
18972,5112,5029#13 girl name
18982,6522,64210#17 girl name
18992,2992,2945#16 girl name
19003,0413,01922#16 girl name
19012,2632,2576#19 girl name
19022,3832,37211#22 girl name
19032,3192,30910#22 girl name
19042,3792,36316#20 girl name
19052,4442,43410#21 girl name
19062,3122,30210#25 girl name
19072,3782,36315#26 girl name
19082,3912,3847#29 girl name
19092,4532,4449#29 girl name
19102,6642,65113#33 girl name
19112,6112,6065#36 girl name
19123,3063,28818#36 girl name
19133,3593,34514#39 girl name
19143,8683,8599#41 girl name
19154,7974,78512#46 girl name
19164,9154,90015#49 girl name
19174,9004,88020#51 girl name
19185,0665,05214#51 girl name
19194,7644,75410#52 girl name
19204,6254,60322#57 girl name
19214,6254,60916#59 girl name
19224,4354,41817#63 girl name
19234,1384,12315#64 girl name
19244,1464,12323#65 girl name
19253,7843,77014#74 girl name
19263,6063,58422#76 girl name
19273,4033,37924#80 girl name
19283,1783,16018#81 girl name
19292,8132,80112#93 girl name
19302,6242,60321#95 girl name
19312,3792,36316
19322,5012,47625
19332,1722,16012
19342,0962,08016
19352,0882,07117
19361,9291,91514
19371,9631,95013
19381,8331,81716
19391,8131,79419
19401,7411,73011
19411,7381,72315
19421,7661,75511
19431,8031,79013
19441,6361,6288
19451,4311,4265
19461,5381,5326
19471,6091,6036
19481,5151,5150
19491,5301,5219
19501,4031,3976
19511,3251,3250
19521,2591,2545
19531,1821,1739
19541,1571,1570
19551,1641,15410
19569559496
19571,0171,0170
19589569515
19598748740
19608528520
196174873810
19627297290
19635755750
19646406400
19655605546
19665335285
19674324320
19683953950
19693973970
19703663660
19713513510
19722862860
19733163160
19742752750
19752632630
19762162160
19772322320
19781991990
19792092090
19802032030
19812092090
19821861860
19831661660
19841461460
19851621620
19861491445
19871551550
19881461460
19891661660
19901791790
19911561560
19921711710
19931611610
19941241240
19951421420
19961291290
19971231230
19981071070
19991031030
200092920
200198980
200280800
200355550
200468680
200557570
200672720
200763630
200845450
200946460
201040400
201146460
201228280
201326260
201433330

Want to know about the populiarty of Bertha? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 208,444 babies born with the name Bertha in the United States. That's more than enough Berthas to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 1,320 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Bertha" was in 1918 with a total of 5,052 babies. (That's a lot of baby Berthas)

According to the 1931 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Bertha" ranks #43 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, 105 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1931. Across the entire United States a total of 2,379 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Bertha" mean? The list below shows the origins of Bertha as well as things modernly associated with the name Bertha such as celebrities named Bertha.

German

Origin and Meaning of Bertha

The name "Bertha" is of German origin, and it means "Bright". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Patricia Manterola

Patricia Manterola is a singer, fashion designer, and actress specializing in latin pop and pop rock music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1989 to present. Patricia was born in 1972 as Bertha Patricia Manterola Carrion in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Lulu Roman

Lulu Roman is a christian recording artist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1969 to present. Lulu was born in 1947 as Bertha Louise Hable in Dallas, Texas, U.S.

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Patty Manterola

Patty Manterola is a singer, fashion designer, and actress specializing in latin pop and pop rock music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1989 to present. Patty was born in 1972 as Bertha Patricia Manterola Carrion in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Alternative Meanings

B is for bounce, your ability to renew.

E is for elegant, born within you.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

T is for touching, the way you show you are.

H is for honor, your most valuable possession.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Ahtreb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eabrht". 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.

Past life for Bertha born Nov 21, 1950

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 Yugoslavia approximately on 1100. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, and temple-dancer.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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