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Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. NAWR-behrt(German, Polish, Slovak)
NAWR-bərt(English, Dutch)
NAWR-BEHR(French)
NOR-behrt(Hungarian)
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Meaning & History

Derived from the Germanic elements nord meaning "north" and beraht meaning "bright". This was the name of an 11th-century German saint who made many reforms within the church.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesNorberto(Italian) Norbaer, Baer, Bèr, Nor(Limburgish) Norberto(Portuguese) Norberto(Spanish)
User SubmissionNórbert

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classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Croatia: June 6
France: June 6
Germany: June 6
Hungary: June 6
Poland: June 6
Slovakia: June 6

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Sources & References

  1. Förstemann, Ernst. Altdeutsches Namenbuch. Bonn, 1900, page 1168.
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