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The name Bertha is of Germanic origin, and means bright.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Bertha has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Bertha
Use of the Name Bertha for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
204,541 14,567 1,068 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Bertha has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Bertha last appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1985, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Bertha
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188091,320  
188191,3248815
188291,5087088
188371,6818116
188491,7897108
188581,86052213
188682,00154612
188772,03754911
188872,45055613
1889112,29355612
1890102,3888976
1891102,3727108
1892112,61760412
1893102,62465810
1894142,49654414
1895112,62658213
1896152,56564612
1897132,5017309
1898172,64370510
1899162,294  
1900163,01949622
1901192,2579636
1902222,37269111
1903222,30974110
1904202,36257016
1905212,43479610
1906252,29980110
1907262,36166915
1908292,382  
1909292,441  
1910332,64787013
1911362,599  
1912363,281  
1913393,330  
1914413,855  
1915464,785  
1916494,889  
1917514,886  
1918515,049  
1919524,752  
1920574,601  
1921594,604  
1922634,425  
1923644,119  
1924654,116  
1925743,769  
1926763,580  
1927803,374  
1928813,155  
1929932,799  
1930952,611  
19311022,351  
19321012,479  
19331062,161  
19341122,078  
19351132,071  
19361221,911  
19371221,950  
19381321,814  
19391341,798  
19401401,728  
19411401,721  
19421471,758  
19431491,785  
19441511,617  
19451641,430  
19461731,530  
19471801,602  
19481821,517  
19491801,525  
19501941,390  
19512081,320  
19522181,257  
19532331,173  
19542381,157  
19552381,153  
1956283950  
19572741,017  
1958289955  
1959313875  
1960323852  
1961350736  
1962350731  
1963401574  
1964378641  
1965394554  
1966403525  
1967456434  
1968486394  
1969488397  
1970522366  
1971523352  
1972574286  
1973532314  
1974574276  
1975604264  
1976688215  
1977672233  
1978772199  
1979774206  
1980801202  
1981782208  
1982836186  
1983902166  
1984984146  
1985961160  
Totals:  204,541 295

During the last 125 years, parents have used Bertha as a girl's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Bertha appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 106 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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