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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. BURT(English)
BEHRT(German, Dutch)
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Meaning & History

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

Related Names

VariantsAl, Albie, Bertie, Herb, Herbie(English)
Feminine FormsAlberta, Bertina(English)
Other Languages & CulturesAdalbert, 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, Berto, Bertoldo(Italian) Albaer, Baer, Bèr(Limburgish) Albertas(Lithuanian) Albert, Bertil(Norwegian) Albert(Polish) Adalberto, Alberto, Herberto, Heriberto(Portuguese) Albert(Romanian) Albert(Russian) Adalberto, Alberto, Herberto, Heriberto, Berto(Spanish) Albert, Bertil, Herbert(Swedish)
Surname DescendantBaardwijk(Dutch)
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Sweden: February 8

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