Kurt
Origin/Usage
English, Germanic
Pronunciation
KUWRT
Meaning
Bold or wise counselor
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Kurt is a German diminutive of Conrad. Conrad comes from the old German words 'kuon', which means 'bold or wise', and 'rat' which means 'counsel'. There is an indication that the name was used widely in England even before it became popular in Germany.

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Kurt Russell - actor

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