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Bertha Meaning


What does Bertha mean?

The name Bertha is of German and English origin.

The meaning of Bertha is "bright".

Bertha is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ber-tha.

The Given Name Bertha

Bertha is a diminutive of Beraht. See Beraht for further details.

Bertha is quite a refined name and a welcome find.

A name fit for a child full of a positive vibe and spirit, a little pioneer.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Bertha falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Bertha Antoinetta Mason, and Bertha de Bardi.

Bertha Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 4,759 in baby name popularity for girls with 28 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,817 in baby name popularity for girls with 28 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Bertha sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Bertha Name Popularity Page.

Bertha Related Names

Bertha is a diminutive of Beraht.

The names Berta, Berthe, Birthe, Bjartr are all forms of Bertha.

Bertha has the diminutive (nickname) Bertie.

Famous Berthas

  • Bertha ~ 4 hurricanes, 3 storms
  • Bertha Antoinetta Mason ~ Jane Eyre character
  • Bertha de Bardi ~ Saint
  • Bertha Jorkins ~ Harry Potter character
  • Bertha of Artois ~ Saint
  • Bertha of Bingen ~ Saint
  • Bertha of Kent ~ Saint
  • Bertha of Val d'Or ~ Saint
  • Bertha von Suttner ~ Nobel Prize for Peace 1905

Bertha Numerology

What will your new littleBertha be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Bertha are often musical and tidy but most of all they are read more >>

Bertha Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Bertha in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Bertha.

Just for fun, see the name Bertha in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Bertha in Nautical Flags page.