Given Name KERMIT

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: KUR-mit  [details]

Meaning & History

From a Manx surname, a variant of the Irish surname MacDermott meaning "son of DIARMAID". Theodore Roosevelt used it for one of his sons. The name is now associated with Kermit the Frog, one of the Muppets created by puppeteer Jim Henson.

Categories

currently out of the US top 1000, Muppets, Stephen King characters, television
Entry updated November 18, 2011