Hubert - boys name

Hubert name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 83%

Hubert name meaning:

The name Hubert is of German origin and is derived from the elements "hug" meaning "heart" or "mind," and "berht" meaning "bright" or "famous." Therefore, the name Hubert can be interpreted to mean "bright mind" or "famous heart."

Hubert is a masculine name with a rich history. It was popularized by Saint Hubert of Belgium, who was known for his conversion to Christianity and becoming the patron saint of hunters. The name Hubert has connotations of wisdom, intellect, and brilliance. It is often associated with individuals who possess strong leadership qualities, a deep understanding of the world, and a compassionate heart.

People named Hubert are often seen as intelligent and creative individuals who have a knack for problem-solving. They are known for their analytical thinking and their ability to make wise decisions. With a name like Hubert, one can expect a person who is highly respected in their field of expertise, admired for their wisdom, and appreciated for their kindness and compassion.

Origin: German

Shining of mind.


Saints names, Victorian names

Related names

Hubert , Huberta, Uberto

Other boys names beginning with H


Overall UK ranking: 815 out of 4789

39 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (533)

Historical popularity of Hubert

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