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Boy Name: Delbert

Name: Delbert
Pronunciation: \d(e)-lbe-rt, del-bert\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: day-bright
Origin: English
Related Names: Dell
Sounds Like: Talbert
Variant forms: Bert, Bertie, Dalbert, Dilbert
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 377
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 47739


Delbert \d(e)-lbe-rt, del-bert\ as a boy's name is pronounced DEL-bert. It is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Delbert is "day-bright". Also possibly a variant of Albert or Adelbert (Old English) "noble, bright, famous". The variant Dilbert is the title of a popular comic strip.

Delbert has 4 variant forms: Bert, Bertie, Dalbert and Dilbert.

For more information, see also the related name Dell.

A baby name that sounds like Delbert is Talbert.

View a list of the 4 names that reference Delbert.


Delbert is a very popular first name for men (#377 out of 1220) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for both men and women (#47739 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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