Knut Origin and Meaning
The name Knut is a boy's name of Norse origin meaning "knot".
The K is silent in this royal but common Scandinavian name that is, in this country, linked to a single figure -- Notre Dame football coach Knute Rockne. Could easily be confused with Newt.
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Famous People Named Knut
- Knut Hamsun (born Knud Pedersen)Norwegian novelist
- (Johan Gustaf) Knut WicksellSwedish economist
Knut in Pop Culture
- Knutpolar bear born at the Berlin Zoo
- Knutsin the Harry Potter series, are a monetary unit of measurement for the wizarding community worldwide
- *The K is not silent.