US Popularity:12207
Meaning:Noble; Bright
You will undoubtedly be familiar with the name Bert, as in the clever and studious muppet from Sesame Street, but let us introduce you to a rarer respelling. Burt, short for Burton or Albert is a rare name meaning "noble" and "bright." Its origins are rooted in the Old English word beorht. Thanks to its retro style and good vibes, Burt was all the rage until the 1980s. All it takes is one little munchkin to ignite an epic comeback! Some notable people to have shared this name include the American actor Burt Reynolds, known for Boogie Nights.

Burt Name Popularity Data

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in 2017
+ 2620
from 2004
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