Burt is a variation (English) of Albert.
Burt is also a spelling variant (English) of Bert (Dutch, English, German, Polish, and Scandinavian).
Burt is also a contracted form of Burton (English).
See also the related category germanic (german).
Burt is a rare baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1906, 0.013% of baby boys were named Burt. Its ranking then was #549. The baby name has since suffered a steep drop in popularity, and is currently of only infrequent use. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly related to Burt, Albert was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Burt: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"
Details of famous persons named Burt:
Actor Burt Lancaster, born Burton Stephen Lancaster, 2 November 1913 - 20 October 1994, New York, New York.
Actor Burt Reynolds, born Burton Leon Reynolds, February 11, 1936, Lansing, Michigan.
Songwriter Burt Bacharach, born May 12, 1928, Kansas City, Missouri.