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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Kermit

Name: Kermit
Pronunciation: \k(e)-rmit, ker-mit\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: without envy
Origin: Irish
Similar Names: Hermite, Karmi
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 588


Kermit \k(e)-rmit, ker-mit\ as a boy's name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Kermit is "without envy". Variant of Dermot, made famous by the popular green Muppet Kermit the Frog.

Similar baby names are Hermite and Karmi.


Kermit is a very popular first name for men (#588 out of 1220) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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