Given Name BERT

GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: BURT (English), BERT (German, Dutch)   [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ALBERT and other names containing the element bert, often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright".

Categories

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VARIANTS: Al, Bertie, Herb, Herbie (English)
FEMININE FORMS: Alberta, Bertina (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Adalbert, Albert, Albertus, Berhtoald, Haribert, Adalberht (Ancient Germanic), Æðelberht, Æþelbeorht (Anglo-Saxon), Albert (Catalan), Albert, Bertil (Danish), Alpertti, Altti, Pertti (Finnish), Albert, Aubert, Herbert (French), Abbe, Abe (Frisian), Alberte (Galician), Albert (Hungarian), Albert (Icelandic), Adalberto, Alberto, Bertoldo, Berto (Italian), Albaer, Baer, Bèr (Limburgish), Albertas (Lithuanian), Albert, Bertil (Norwegian), Adalbert, Albert, Herbert (Polish), Adalberto, Alberto, Herberto, Heriberto (Portuguese), Albert (Romanian), Albert (Russian), Herbert (Slovene), Adalberto, Alberto, Herberto, Heriberto, Berto (Spanish), Albert, Bertil (Swedish)
USER SUBMISSION: Bert
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