First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Barth

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Barth
A place of shelter for cattle.

Etymology: Etymol. unknown

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. United States novelist (born in 1930)
  2. Swiss Protestant theologian (1886-1968)

Etymology unknown.

  1. (Britain, dialect) A place of shelter for cattle.

barth was also found in the following language(s): Welsh

Notable Persons Named Barth

Notable Persons Named Barth

Barth A. Green

Barth Netterfield

Barth Netterfield is a in the field of astrophysics. Barth was born on April 29th, 1968.

Barth S Cronin

Barth was born on June 14th, 1858. He breathed his last breath on February 15th, 1933.

Barth Jules Sussman


Notable Persons With the Last Name Barth

Notable Persons With the Last Name Barth

Jessica Barth

Jessica Barth is an actress. She was most active from 2003 to present. Jessica was born on July 13th, 1978 in Philadelphia.

John Barth

John Barth is a postmodernism and metafiction novelist and professor. He has been prominent since 1956. John was born on May 27th, 1930 in Cambridge, Maryland, US.

Fredrik Barth

Fredrik Barth was a scientist in the field of anthropology. Fredrik was given the name Thomas Fredrik Weybye Barth on December 22nd, 1928 in Leipzig, Germany. He died on January 24th, 2016.

Connor Barth

Connor Barth is an athlete for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He has had major accomplishments since 2008. Connor was born on April 11th, 1986 in Arlington County, Virginia.

Zachary Barth

Zachary Barth is a video game developer.

Uta Barth

Uta Barth is an artist. Uta was born in Berlin.

  • Eddie Barth
  • Mario Barth
  • Heinrich Barth
    African Explorer
  • Edgar Barth
    Formula One Racer
  • Jurgen Barth
  • Marleen Barth
    Member of the Senate
  • Carl Georg Barth
  • Karl Heinrich Barth
  • Bruce Barth
  • Joseph Barth
  • Barbara Antonie Barth
  • Richard Barth
  • Stephen Barth
    American Lawyer
  • Lori Barth

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Barth U.S.
  White 94.71% 64.26%
  African American 0.97% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.61% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.27% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.19% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.24% 16.26%

Of Last Name Barth

People with the last name Barth are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Barth

  • How Popular is the name Barth? Barth is the 17,449th most popular name of all time. As a last name Barth was the 2,474th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Barth have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 470 babies born with the first name Barth in the United States. That's more than enough people named Barth to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Barth? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Barth first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Barth is Tuesday, March 28th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Barth born? The highest recorded use of the first name Barth was in 1955 with a total of 26 babies.
  • Random Barth Factoid: According to the 1963 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Barth is not a popular baby boy's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name in 1963.
  • Weird things about the name Barth: The name spelled backwards is Htrab. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Trbah. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Barth? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 14,579 people with the last name Barth.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Barth? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 5 of them will have Barth as their last name.
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