COLE-bert; cole-BEAR
English and French surname from German
"bright helmet"

Colbert Origin and Meaning

The name Colbert is a boy's name meaning "bright helmet".

Associated with comedian Stephen Colbert, who uses the French pronunciation of his name as a bit (the rest of his family of origin use the English pronunciation).

# 994 in the US

Colbert Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Colbert

  • Colbert Michael "Cole" HamelsAmerican baseball player
  • Colbert Isaiah KingAmerican journalist
  • Stephen Tyrone ColbertAmerican comedian and TV host