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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Bertie

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  1. A diminutive of Bertram, Albert or of any male given names ending in -bert.

Notable Persons Named Bertie

Bertie Carvel is an actor and singer. His ongoing career started in 2003. Bertie was born on September 6th, 1977 in London, England. Bertie is also known as Carvel and Robert.

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Bertie Ahern is a Taoiseach, Leader of the Opposition, Tánaiste, Leader of Fianna Fáil, Minister for Arts, Culture, the Gaeltacht, Minister for Industry, Commerce, Minister for Finance, Minister for Labour, Government Chief Whip, Minister of State at the Department of Defe. Bertie was born on September 12th, 1951 in Drumcondra, Dublin, Ireland.

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Bertie Higgins is a country music, pop music, and soft rock singer-songwriter. He was most prominent from 1981 to present. Bertie was given the name Elbert Joseph Higgins on December 8th, 1944.

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B. C. Forbes was a journalist, author, and publisher. B. was given the name Bertie Charles Forbes on May 14th, 1880 in New Deer. He passed away on May 6th, 1954.

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Bertie Auld is a soccer player for the Maryhill Hibernians F.C., Celtic F.C., Dumbarton F.C., Birmingham City F.C., Hibernian F.C., Scottish Football League XI, and Scotland national football team. Bertie was born on March 23rd, 1938 in Glasgow, Scotland.

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John Hollis was an actor. He was most prominent from 1959 to 1999. John was given the name Bertie Wyn Hollis on January 24th, 1931 in Fulham, London, England, UK. He left this life on October 18th, 2005.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Bertie

Fra' Andrew Bertie is a monarch. He holds the title Prince, Grand Master of the Order of Malta, and Grand Master of the Order of Malta (more). His career lasted from 1988 to 2008.

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Hubie and Bertie is a fictional character.

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Lady Charlotte Guest was a writer. Lady was given the name Charlotte Elizabeth Bertie on May 19th, 1812 in Uffington, Lincolnshire, England. She breathed her last breath on January 15th, 1895.

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Richard was born in 1517. He left this life on April 9th, 1582.

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His military service ended in 1812. Bt was born on January 20th, 1755. He left this life on February 24th, 1824.

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Susan, was born in 1554.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 85 77 8
1881 77 68 9
1882 108 96 12
1883 116 106 10
1884 112 99 13
1885 137 126 11
1886 159 151 8
1887 118 108 10
1888 185 179 6
1889 159 143 16
1890 166 158 8
1891 164 156 8
1892 184 169 15
1893 181 167 14
1894 185 178 7
1895 163 154 9
1896 191 183 8
1897 181 175 6
1898 176 167 9
1899 167 162 5
1900 203 203 0
1901 206 196 10
1902 214 205 9
1903 194 188 6
1904 196 188 8
1905 170 165 5
1906 156 150 6
1907 198 188 10
1908 170 164 6
1909 192 184 8
1910 195 195 0
1911 186 174 12
1912 234 222 12
1913 240 230 10
1914 261 239 22
1915 360 342 18
1916 340 327 13
1917 313 301 12
1918 336 308 28
1919 326 299 27
1920 321 306 15
1921 318 292 26
1922 338 320 18
1923 272 255 17
1924 280 261 19
1925 274 253 21
1926 292 271 21
1927 260 238 22
1928 415 396 19
1929 280 267 13
1930 255 234 21
1931 223 202 21
1932 240 228 12
1933 201 195 6
1934 202 188 14
1935 182 176 6
1936 195 176 19
1937 145 136 9
1938 168 158 10
1939 151 138 13
1940 136 123 13
1941 138 132 6
1942 132 126 6
1943 127 118 9
1944 119 110 9
1945 100 90 10
1946 97 89 8
1947 102 94 8
1948 75 75 0
1949 77 69 8
1950 59 54 5
1951 73 68 5
1952 47 47 0
1953 53 45 8
1954 45 45 0
1955 36 36 0
1956 46 41 5
1957 29 29 0
1958 25 25 0
1959 28 28 0
1960 21 16 5
1961 19 19 0
1962 23 18 5
1963 25 25 0
1964 17 17 0
1965 12 12 0
1966 15 10 5
1967 7 7 0
1968 14 14 0
1969 9 9 0
1970 15 15 0
1971 8 8 0
1972 13 13 0
1975 7 7 0
1976 5 5 0
1977 6 6 0
1978 6 6 0
1979 5 0 5
1986 5 5 0
2015 5 5 0

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Popularity of Bertie as a first name

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Popularity of Bertie as a last name

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Common last names for Bertie

  • Smith
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Davis
  • Taylor
  • Moore
  • White
  • Miller
  • Wilson
  • Thompson
  • Harris
  • Roberts
  • Clark
  • Martin
  • Jackson
  • Thomas
  • Hall
  • Lewis

Common first names for Bertie

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Bertie U.S.
  White 82.35% 64.26%
  African American 11.27% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Bertie

People with the last name Bertie are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Bertie

  • How Popular is the name Bertie? Bertie is the 2,038th most popular name of all time. As a last name Bertie was the 90,495th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Bertie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 14,497 babies born with the first name Bertie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Bertie to occupy the territory of Wallis and Futuna (France) with an estimated population of 13,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Bertie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 85 new born babies.
  • When was Bertie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Bertie is Friday, April 10th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Bertie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Bertie was in 1928 with a total of 396 babies.
  • Random Bertie Factoid: According to the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Bertie is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Illinois have the same name as you in 1924.
  • Weird things about the name Bertie: Your name in reverse order is Eitreb. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Irtbee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Bertie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 204 people with the last name Bertie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Bertie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Bertie as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
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