GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: BURT (English), BERT (German, Dutch)   [key]
Meaning & History
Short form of ALBERT and other names containing the element bert, often derived from the Germanic element beraht meaning "bright".
Related Names
VARIANTS: Al, Bertie, Herb, Herbie (English)
FEMININE FORMS: Alberta, Bertina (English), Albertina (German), Albertina (Dutch)
OTHER LANGUAGES: Altti, Pertti (Finnish), Baer, Bèr (Limburgish)
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