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Meaning and Origin

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  1. Butter creamed with parsley and tarragon and beef extract
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  1. jacket

Notable Persons Named Colbert

Colbert Marlot is an athlete for the RC Lens, OGC Nice, Limoges FC, SC Abbeville, and Chamois Niortais F.C. Colbert was born on March 4th, 1963 in Liévin.

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Colbert was born on June 11th, 1667. He passed away on April 8th, 1738.

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Colbert Clark was a producer, writer, and director. His career lasted from 1927 to 1957. Colbert was born on August 31st, 1898 in Galesburg, Illinois. He died on May 4th, 1960.

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Colbert was born on August 15th, 1873 in Wilton, Maine. He left this life on January 15th, 1947.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Colbert

Stephen Colbert is a political satire, news satire, improvisational theatre, character comedy, comedy music, deadpan, and sketch comedy musician. Stephen was given the name Stephen Tyrone Colbert on May 13th, 1964 in Washington, D.C., U.S.

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Claudette Colbert was an actress. Her career lasted from 1919 to 1965. Claudette was given the name Emilie Chauchoin on September 13th, 1903 in Saint-Mandé. Claudette is also known as Lily Claudette Chauchoin. She died on July 30th, 1996.

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Jean-Baptiste Colbert was a Controller-General of Finances, Minister for the Maison du Roi, Naval Ministers, and List of Naval Ministers of France. Jean-Baptiste was born on August 29th, 1619 in Reims. He breathed his last breath on September 6th, 1683.

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Dr. Stephen T. Colbert is a former correspondent on the daily show, former host of the colbert report, list of the daily show correspondents, and the colbert report.

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Brad was born on July 25th, 1974. Brad is also known as The Iceman (nickname).

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Elizabeth was given the name Elizabeth Colbert on December 10th, 1954 in St. Louis.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1886 5 0 5
1895 5 0 5
1902 6 0 6
1903 5 0 5
1911 6 0 6
1912 5 0 5
1913 5 0 5
1914 9 0 9
1915 9 0 9
1916 15 0 15
1917 12 0 12
1918 10 0 10
1919 11 0 11
1920 9 0 9
1921 10 0 10
1922 9 0 9
1923 14 0 14
1924 13 0 13
1925 9 0 9
1926 6 0 6
1927 7 0 7
1928 14 0 14
1929 7 0 7
1930 5 0 5
1931 19 0 19
1932 13 0 13
1933 12 0 12
1934 13 0 13
1935 13 0 13
1936 14 0 14
1937 8 0 8
1938 11 0 11
1939 13 0 13
1940 12 0 12
1941 12 0 12
1942 10 0 10
1943 7 0 7
1944 15 0 15
1945 12 0 12
1946 11 0 11
1947 11 0 11
1948 11 0 11
1949 6 0 6
1950 13 0 13
1951 10 0 10
1952 13 0 13
1953 13 0 13
1954 17 0 17
1955 10 0 10
1956 11 0 11
1957 10 0 10
1958 10 0 10
1959 8 0 8
1960 5 0 5
1961 10 0 10
1962 7 0 7
1963 5 0 5
1964 7 0 7
1965 8 0 8
1966 8 0 8
1967 6 0 6
1968 5 0 5
1969 6 0 6
1970 12 0 12
1972 11 0 11
1973 9 0 9
1974 9 0 9
1975 6 0 6
1977 7 0 7
1978 7 0 7
1979 6 0 6
1980 8 0 8
1983 8 0 8
1984 10 0 10
1985 8 0 8
1986 10 0 10
1988 11 0 11
1990 5 0 5
1991 6 0 6
1992 14 0 14
1993 6 0 6
1994 10 0 10
1995 7 0 7
1996 7 0 7
1998 5 0 5
1999 6 0 6
2001 11 0 11
2002 8 0 8
2005 8 0 8
2009 7 0 7
2012 6 0 6

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Popularity of Colbert as a last name

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Common last names for Colbert

  • Johnson
  • Smith
  • Davis
  • Mitchell

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Colbert U.S.
  White 45.91% 64.26%
  African American 45.48% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 1.99% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.58% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.59% 16.26%

Of Last Name Colbert

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

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Fun Facts about the name Colbert

  • How Popular is the name Colbert? Colbert is the 11,801st most popular name of all time. As a last name Colbert was the 1,570th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Colbert have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 839 babies born with the first name Colbert in the United States. That's more than enough people named Colbert to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Colbert? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1886 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Colbert first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Colbert is Saturday, May 8th, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Colbert born? The highest recorded use of the first name Colbert was in 1931 with a total of 19 babies.
  • Random Colbert Factoid: According to the 1944 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Colbert is not a popular baby boy's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1944.
  • Weird things about the name Colbert: Your name in reverse order is Trebloc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Tberloc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Colbert? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 22,940 people with the last name Colbert.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Colbert? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 8 of them will have Colbert as their last name.

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