From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Bert. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1930

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Western Germany

Variant Spelling

Berth (rare)

Origin and Meaning

Short form of Old High German names beginning with Bert- or ending with -bert meaning 'light', 'shining'

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