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Kermit - Meaning of Kermit

What does Kermit mean?

Meaning of the name KermitKermieDermotKermeyKermytKermeeKermotKermutKermyKermKermittKermeKermetDermittDerryDiarmadKermiDermDermottDiarmuitKermat

[ 2 syll. ker-mit, ke-rm-it ] The baby boy name Kermit is pronounced K-ERMihT †. Kermit's language of origin is Celtic and it is predominantly used in the English language. The name's meaning is 'son of Diarmad'. The first name is derived via Irish and Manx from the Gaelic surname Mac Dhiarmaid (son of Diarmad). It is best known from the puppet character Kermit the Frog in Jim Henson's The Muppet Show (1976-1981).

In addition, Kermit is a form of the English Dermot.

Kermit has 13 forms. Forms include Kerm, Kermat, Kerme, Kermee, Kermet, Kermey, Kermi, Kermie, Kermitt, Kermot, Kermut, Kermy, and Kermyt.

See also the related categories, son (heir), celtic, and irish.

Kermit is a rare baby name for boys. At the peak of its usage in 1909, 0.079% of baby boys were given the name Kermit. It ranked at #175 then. The baby name has since suffered a steep drop in frequency, and is used only on a very modest scale now. Out of all boy names in its group, Kermit was nonetheless the most frequently used in 2016.

Baby names that sound like Kermit include Kermat, Kermyt, Kronid, Cornett, Karamat, Kurundi, and Coreonte.

† Pronunciation for Kermit: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"

A famous person named Kermit is Political Relative, Kermit Roosevelt, born October 10, 1889 - June 4, 1943, Oyster Bay, New York.


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