Herbert

Colors Related to this Name: Blue, Gray

Qualities Related to this Name: Pratical, Dependable

Popularity: This is an semi-popular name in the US. Ranking #1808 in 2013 and #1936 in 2014.

Famous People

Herbert Hoover (Politician), Herbert Anderson (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Herbert 'Cowboy' Coward (Movie Actor), Herbert Rudley (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Herbert Berghof (Movie Actor), Herbert Gold (Writer), Herbert Lieberman (Writer), Herbert Ellis (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Old French Herbert, from Frankish *Hari-bercht, from a Germanic source heri "army" + berht "bright".

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the Germanic language-). In modern use partly transferred back from the last name.

-(last name patronymic -comes from the language-)

In German

Origin: From Old High German heri ‎(“army”) + beraht ‎(“bright”).

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Swedish

Meaning(s):

-( male name), related to English Herbert.

In Czech

Meaning(s):

-( male name), related to English Herbert.

In Old_French

Origin: From Frankish *Hari-bercht. See Saint Herbert.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).