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The Norwegian author Knut Hamsun (1859-1952) was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature 1920. During the German occupation of Norway, Knut Hamsun sided with the Nazis. After the war, he was shut up in a mental hospital.
Ylva  2/10/2006
Listen to the German pronunciation of Knut here:
_satu_  10/24/2006
Knut Bell is a Seattle-area musician.
Honora  10/31/2006
This is the name of the famous polar bear that resides in the Berlin Zoo.
SSF  4/30/2007
Knut the polar bear is amazing. It has made this name, which used to be nothing in Germany, have one of the cutest images on the planet. It is awesome.
lunalovegood  3/2/2008
Knut Hamsun is one of my favourite writers and despite all controversy I still believe would make a great namesake.
vomiting  1/7/2010
Knute Rockne, American Football player and coach, born in Norway.
― Anonymous User  2/12/2011
In Edwardian England, "Knut" was used to mean an idle upper-class man-about-town.
― Anonymous User  11/3/2012
Dyslexic people beware! You scramble a few letters around and you get 'kunt'
Not very flattering. :S.
― Anonymous User  9/8/2014
Knuts are a currency used by wizards in Harry Potter.
― Anonymous User  4/14/2017
Notorious norwegian writer Knut Hamsun was a famous bearer of this regal norse name. He won the Nobel prize for literature, one of the most important writers in modern times from Norway, he criticized through his works the social and economic conditions of the norwegian population at the time, specially the countrymen.
QueenOfThoughts  11/14/2017

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