Wirt name meaning

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

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Wirt mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Wirt

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International Interest
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  1. A surname​.

Wirt was also found in the following language(s): German

Notable Persons Named Wirt

Notable Persons Named Wirt

Wirt Williams

Wirt was born on August 21st, 1921 in Goodman, Mississippi, U.S.A. He breathed his last breath on June 29th, 1986.

Wirt C. Rowland

Wirt C. Rowland was an architect. Wirt was born on December 1st, 1878 in Clinton, Lenawee County, Michigan. He left this life on November 30th, 1946.

Wirt Sikes

Wirt was born on November 23rd, 1836. He left this life on August 18th, 1883.

Wirt G. Bowman

Wirt G. Bowman was a businessman and politician. Wirt was born on March 28th, 1874 in United States. He breathed his last breath on April 20th, 1949.

Wirt Dexter Walker

Wirt was born on September 1st, 1860. He breathed his last breath on April 24th, 1899.

Wirt H. Wills


Notable Persons With the Last Name Wirt

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wirt

William Wirt

William Wirt was an office holder. William was born on November 8th, 1772 in Bladensburg, Maryland. He passed away on February 18th, 1834.

Vaclav Wirt

Vaclav was born on September 9th, 1893. He left this life on December 16th, 1962.

Josh Wirt

Josh was born on October 9th, 1984 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, United States.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Wirt U.S.
  White 89.71% 64.26%
  African American 6.42% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.71% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.21% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.97% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Wirt

People with the last name Wirt are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Wirt

  • How Popular is the name Wirt? Wirt is the 23,014th most popular name of all time. As a last name Wirt was the 12,904th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Wirt have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 286 babies born with the first name Wirt in the United States. That's more than enough people named Wirt 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 Wirt? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1881 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Wirt first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Wirt is Saturday, February 1st, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Wirt born? The highest recorded use of the first name Wirt was in 1920 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Wirt Factoid: According to the 1925 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Wirt is not a popular baby boy's name in Virginia. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Virginia have the same name in 1925.
  • Weird things about the name Wirt: The name spelled backwards is Triw. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Twri. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Wirt? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,382 people with the last name Wirt.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Wirt? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Wirt as their last name since less than 1 person in 123k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
  • Wirt name meaning

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