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8k
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since 1880

Britt

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Scandinavian
  • Meaning: Exalted, Lofty
  • #2867 All Time
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Similar Names
3k Britta (Scandinavian)
1k Brita (English)
< 1k Brit (English)
< 1k Berit (Scandinavian)
< 1k Bridie (Irish)
< 1k Bardia (Persian)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1886 5 0 5
1899 6 0 6
1914 13 0 13
1915 7 0 7
1916 10 0 10
1917 6 0 6
1918 10 0 10
1920 6 0 6
1921 7 0 7
1923 10 0 10
1924 12 0 12
1926 9 0 9
1927 7 0 7
1929 9 0 9
1930 8 0 8
1931 7 0 7
1934 7 0 7
1935 9 0 9
1936 7 0 7
1937 8 0 8
1938 9 0 9
1939 6 0 6
1940 6 0 6
1941 9 0 9
1942 12 0 12
1943 24 0 24
1944 8 0 8
1945 14 0 14
1946 21 0 21
1947 16 0 16
1948 28 0 28
1949 24 0 24
1950 34 0 34
1951 37 0 37
1952 54 0 54
1953 55 8 47
1954 92 7 85
1955 72 0 72
1956 72 8 64
1957 104 0 104
1958 97 13 84
1959 134 15 119
1960 160 19 141
1961 120 21 99
1962 131 16 115
1963 136 26 110
1964 179 58 121
1965 119 44 75
1966 146 67 79
1967 171 48 123
1968 168 56 112
1969 222 122 100
1970 249 118 131
1971 243 128 115
1972 238 140 98
1973 236 142 94
1974 194 112 82
1975 180 99 81
1976 152 93 59
1977 171 101 70
1978 153 106 47
1979 183 106 77
1980 163 93 70
1981 214 132 82
1982 164 97 67
1983 148 85 63
1984 157 80 77
1985 138 71 67
1986 174 68 106
1987 121 50 71
1988 138 52 86
1989 137 58 79
1990 129 40 89
1991 103 26 77
1992 83 26 57
1993 78 19 59
1994 72 24 48
1995 66 25 41
1996 82 33 49
1997 52 16 36
1998 51 20 31
1999 66 20 46
2000 47 13 34
2001 41 10 31
2002 49 22 27
2003 41 20 21
2004 37 14 23
2005 42 9 33
2006 35 11 24
2007 30 10 20
2008 25 8 17
2009 23 11 12
2010 25 5 20
2011 33 13 20
2012 19 7 12
2013 32 11 21
2014 23 12 11
2015 20 9 11

Want to know about the popularity of the Britt baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 7,500 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 1969 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Britt" is not a popular baby boy's name in Florida. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Florida have the same name as you in 1969. Across the entire United States a total of only 222 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Britt popular?

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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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Other Inspirations for the Name Britt

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Britt Ryan

Alternative Meanings

B is for bewitch, your charm is undeniable.

R is for realist, the way you are.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

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

T is for treasure, that of your friendship.

Your name in reverse order is "Ttirb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Brtti". 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 Jun 9, 2006

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 England approximately on 1125. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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