Monty - Meaning of Monty
[ 2 syll. mon-ty, mo-nty ] The baby boy name Monty is also used as a girl name, but the use for boys is much more common. It is pronounced as MOWNTiy- †. Monty is largely used in the English language, and it is derived from French and Old French origins.
Monty is a diminutive form of the name Montague (English).
Monty is also a diminutive form of the name Montgomery (English).
Monty is an unusual baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1961 with 0.025% of baby boys being given the name Monty. It ranked at #338 then. The baby name has since fallen from favor, and is now of sporadic use. Among all boy names in its group, Monty was nonetheless the most widely used in 2012. In the past century Monty has mostly been a baby boy name.
† Pronunciation for Monty: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"