Walt - Meaning of Walt
Walt is a contraction of the English, French, German, and Scandinavian Walter in the English language.
Walt is also a contraction of the English Walton.
Walt is an unusual baby boy name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1958 with 0.004% of baby boys being given the name Walt. It was #844 in rank then. The baby name has declined in popularity since then, and is used on a very light scale today. In 2018, among the family of boy names directly linked to Walt, Walter was the most popular.
† Pronunciation for Walt: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"
Details of famous persons named Walt:
Animator Walt Disney, born 5 December 1901 - 15 December 1966, Chicago, Illinois.
Poet Walt Whitman, born 31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892, Long Island, New York.