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Bart

First Name
16k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
3k
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bart

"Bart" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "Son of Tolmai". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A member of the British order of honor; ranks below a baron but above a knight ("since he was a baronet he had to be addressed as Sir Henry Jones, Bart.")
Wiktionary
  1. A diminutive of the male given name Bartholomew.
  2. (Britain) baronet

Bart was also found in the following language(s): Dutch and German

Notable Persons Named Bart

Bart Sibrel is a taxi driver, investigative journalist, director, producer, screenwriter, and investigative journalism. His ongoing career started in 1985. Bart was born in 1964.

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Bart Starr is a football player. Bart was born on January 9th, 1934 in Montgomery, Alabama.

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Bart Freundlich is a film director, film producer, screenwriter, and television director. He was most prominent from 1993 to present. Bart was given the name Bartholomew Freundlich on January 17th, 1970 in Manhattan.

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Bart was born on October 5th, 1955 in Lawrence, Kansas.

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Bart Conner is a gymnast. Bart was born on March 28th, 1958.

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Bart Cummings was a jockey (horse racer). Bart was born on November 14th, 1927 in Adelaide. He died on August 30th, 2015.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Bart

Roger Bart is an actor and singer. He was most active from 1987 to present. Roger was born on September 29th, 1962 in Norwalk, Connecticut, United States.

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Black Bart is a criminal. Black is also known as Charles Earl Bowles, Charles Bolton, C.E. Bolton, Black Bart the Poet, and Black Bart the PO8.

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Lionel Bart was a composer. His career lasted from 1952 to 1999. Lionel was given the name Lionel Begleiter on August 1st, 1930 in Stepney, London, England. He left this life on April 3rd, 1999.

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Peter Bart is an author, managing editor, film producer, journalist, screenwriter, and television host. Peter was given the name Peter Benton Bart on July 24th, 1932 in New York City.

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Cheryl is also known as Bart, Cheryl Sarah (full name); Klinghoffer, and Cheryl Sarah (birth name).

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Chris Bart is an educator, professional speaker, management consultant, and author. Chris was born on January 6th, 1952.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 7 0 7
1881 11 0 11
1882 6 0 6
1883 11 0 11
1884 11 0 11
1885 10 0 10
1886 7 0 7
1887 9 0 9
1888 14 0 14
1889 11 0 11
1890 8 0 8
1891 5 0 5
1892 12 0 12
1893 7 0 7
1894 8 0 8
1895 10 0 10
1896 11 0 11
1897 6 0 6
1899 6 0 6
1900 9 0 9
1901 6 0 6
1902 8 0 8
1903 7 0 7
1904 6 0 6
1905 13 0 13
1906 8 0 8
1907 7 0 7
1909 7 0 7
1910 11 0 11
1911 16 0 16
1912 18 0 18
1913 22 0 22
1914 30 0 30
1915 17 0 17
1916 25 0 25
1917 33 0 33
1918 30 0 30
1919 26 0 26
1920 34 0 34
1921 42 0 42
1922 44 0 44
1923 32 0 32
1924 47 0 47
1925 38 0 38
1926 41 0 41
1927 36 0 36
1928 36 0 36
1929 43 0 43
1930 41 0 41
1931 42 0 42
1932 56 0 56
1933 41 0 41
1934 59 0 59
1935 36 0 36
1936 39 0 39
1937 54 0 54
1938 54 0 54
1939 71 0 71
1940 75 0 75
1941 76 0 76
1942 94 0 94
1943 105 0 105
1944 72 0 72
1945 76 0 76
1946 98 0 98
1947 126 0 126
1948 121 0 121
1949 112 0 112
1950 127 0 127
1951 103 0 103
1952 137 0 137
1953 179 0 179
1954 196 0 196
1955 317 0 317
1956 257 0 257
1957 269 0 269
1958 687 0 687
1959 1,022 0 1,022
1960 893 0 893
1961 753 0 753
1962 634 0 634
1963 659 0 659
1964 577 0 577
1965 495 0 495
1966 453 0 453
1967 539 5 534
1968 574 0 574
1969 553 0 553
1970 496 0 496
1971 459 0 459
1972 343 0 343
1973 302 0 302
1974 259 0 259
1975 276 0 276
1976 239 0 239
1977 203 0 203
1978 183 0 183
1979 215 0 215
1980 211 0 211
1981 174 0 174
1982 174 0 174
1983 110 0 110
1984 139 0 139
1985 121 0 121
1986 108 0 108
1987 94 0 94
1988 72 0 72
1989 57 0 57
1990 61 0 61
1991 28 0 28
1992 26 0 26
1993 29 0 29
1994 31 0 31
1995 13 0 13
1996 26 0 26
1997 15 0 15
1998 13 0 13
1999 14 0 14
2000 18 0 18
2001 8 0 8
2002 10 0 10
2003 11 0 11
2004 9 0 9
2005 7 0 7
2006 11 0 11
2007 10 0 10
2009 9 0 9
2011 5 0 5
2012 5 0 5
2014 8 0 8
2015 6 0 6
2016 5 0 5

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Popularity of Bart as a first name

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Popularity of Bart as a last name

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Common last names for Bart

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  • Jones
  • Miller
  • Johnson
  • Brown
  • Anderson
  • Lewis
  • Murray

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bart U.S.
  White 87.32% 64.26%
  African American 4.10% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 1.67% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.56% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.66% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.70% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bart

People with the last name Bart are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Bart

  • How Popular is the name Bart? Bart is the 1,856th most popular name of all time. As a last name Bart was the 12,362nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Bart have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 16,347 babies born with the first name Bart in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bart to occupy the territory of Anguilla (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 15,236 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bart? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Bart first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bart is Thursday, August 29th, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Bart born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bart was in 1959 with a total of 1,022 babies. That's a lot of babies named Bart!
  • Random Bart Factoid: According to the 1958 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Bart ranks 70th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Utah. Imagine that, 43 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 1958.
  • Weird things about the name Bart: Your name in reverse order is Trab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Btra. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bart? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,515 people with the last name Bart.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bart? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bart as their last name since less than 1 person in 118k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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