Wigbert - Meaning of Wigbert
[ syll. wi-(g)ber(t), wig-be-rt ] The baby boy name Wigbert is pronounced as WIHGB-erT †. Wigbert is largely used in the German language and its origin is Germanic. A two-element name, it is derived from the elements 'wig' meaning fighter, warrior ; 'berht' bright, famous. The name was borne by Saint Wigbert (670-747), an Anglo-Saxon Benedictine monk who was a disciple of Saint Boniface.
See also the related form, Wiebe (Dutch, Frisian, and German).
Wigbert is rarely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† approx English pronunciation for Wigbert: W as in "we (W.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; B as in "be (B.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"