"high ground"

Galt Origin and Meaning

The name Galt is a boy's name of Norse origin meaning "high ground".
A literary surname that's short, to the point, and very rare. It combines several origins: Scandinavian meaning "high ground", Scottish meaning "stranger", and English meaning "wild boar" (hello, secret animal name!).

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Galt in Pop Culture

  • Place name. May also be from the Old German word that gives us Walter "commander of the army".
  • John Galtfrom Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged