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Popularity
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Britt

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Scandinavian
  • Meaning: Exalted, Lofty
  • #2822 All Time
Girls
Boys
Similar Names
3k Britta (Scandinavian)
1k Brita (English)
< 1k Brit (English)
< 1k Berit (Scandinavian)
< 1k Bridie (Irish)
< 1k Bardia (Persian)

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1886505
1899606
191413013
1915707
191610010
1917606
191810010
1920606
1921707
192310010
192412012
1926909
1927707
1929909
1930808
1931707
1934707
1935909
1936707
1937808
1938909
1939606
1940606
1941909
194212012
194324024
1944808
194514014
194621021
194716016
194828028
194924024
195034034
195136036
195255055
195355847
195492785
195572072
195672864
19571040104
1958971384
195913415119
196016019141
19611202199
196213116115
196313626110
196417958121
19651194475
19661466779
196717148123
196816856112
1969222122100
1970249118131
1971243128115
197223814098
197323614294
197419411282
19751809981
19761529359
197717110170
197815310647
197918310677
19801639370
198121413282
19821639766
19831488563
19841578077
19851387167
198617468106
19871215071
19881385286
19891375879
19901284088
19911042678
1992832657
1993781959
1994722448
1995662541
1996823349
1997521636
1998512031
1999662046
2000471334
2001411031
2002492227
2003412021
2004371423
200542933
2006351124
2007301020
200825817
2009231112
201025520
2011331320
201219712
2013311021
2014231211

Want to know about the populiarty of Britt? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,478 babies born with the name Britt in the United States. That's more than enough Britts to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1886 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Britt" was in 1973 with a total of 142 babies.

According to the 1965 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Britt" is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 10 babies in California have the same name as you in 1965. Across the entire United States a total of only 119 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Scandinavian

Origin and Meaning of Britt

The name "Britt" is of Scandinavian origin, and it means "Exalted, Lofty". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Britt Robertson

Britt Robertson is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 2 to present. Britt was born in 1990 as Brittany Leanna Robertson in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.

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Britt Ekland

Britt Ekland is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1959 to present. Britt was born in 1942 as Britt-Marie Eklund in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Britt van Driessche

Britt was born in 1983.

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Alternative Meanings

B is for bloom, your glow of life.

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for ideals, no higher!

T is for traditional, somewhat old fashioned.

T is for talent, hidden or not.

Your name in reverse order is "Ttirb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ttibr". 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 Britt born May 29, 1940

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Tibet approximately on 950. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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