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Boy Name: Knut

Name: Knut
Pronunciation: \kn-nut\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: knot
Origin: Scandinavian
Sounds Like: Knud, Knight, Nat
Similar Names: Cnut, Kit, Kitt, Kent, Kentt, Kennt, Knoz, Knoa


Knut \kn-nut\ as a boy's name is a variant of Canute (Scandinavian) and Knute (Scandinavian), and the meaning of Knut is "knot".

The baby name Knut sounds like Knud, Knight and Nat. Other similar baby names are Cnut, Kit, Kitt, Kent, Kentt, Kennt, Knoz and Knoa.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Knut.


Knut is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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