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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 21 Views | 🔊 16 Pronunciations
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Gender: Male

Origin: Welsh, Celtic

Meaning: Noble, Bear, Rock

Pronunciation: ahr-ther, /ˈɑːrθər/, AA R TH ER

Popularity Rank: #975

On this page:

  • 1. Arthur Meaning
  • 2. Arthur Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Arthur
  • 4. Translations of Arthur
  • 5. Arthur Name Popularity
  • 6. Arthur popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Arthur
  • 8. Latest News about Arthur
  • 9. Arthur Name Poster
  • 10. Names similar to Arthur

Arthur Meaning

Derived from the Celtic name 'Artorius', possibly meaning 'bear man' or 'noble one'. It is also associated with the legendary King Arthur of Camelot.

Arthur also means "Noble, Bear, Rock, Noble Strength, Stone, Eagle of Thor, Arthur was a great king lives in 6th century, Noble and strong, associated with King Arthur".

Arthur is commonly found in France, United States of America, Brazil, and 93 more countries.

Arthur Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: ahr-ther

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈɑːrθər/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: AA R TH ER

AA: Pronounce as in "father" (AA F TH ER)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

TH: Pronounce as in "thin" (TH IH N)

ER: Pronounce as in "bird" (B ER D)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Translations of Arthur

Arthur Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Arthur is recorded 66,336 times globally, ranking it as the 975th most common name worldwide.

Arthur is most prevalent in France, with 21,351 occurrences, making it the 165th most popular name in the country.

In France, the name Arthur is found among 1 in every 61 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Arthur Popularity by Country

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France#1651 : 61
United States of America#5891 : 190
Brazil#1611 : 109
United Kingdom#5141 : 174
South Africa#7201 : 796
Netherlands#3641 : 145
Belgium#2561 : 127
Russia#6381 : 310
Germany#6551 : 302
Mexico#1,3011 : 833
Hong Kong#3871 : 431
Canada#5561 : 353
Cameroon#3551 : 493
Italy#2,2411 : 1,396
Saudi Arabia#3,8871 : 4,000
Nigeria#1,5591 : 1,636
Malaysia#1,9961 : 3,007
Peru#1,3391 : 1,532
Ghana#2931 : 340
Singapore#7301 : 1,080
Switzerland#5251 : 369
Israel#1,5351 : 721
Ireland#5521 : 251
Colombia#3,6091 : 3,738
Palestine#1,8411 : 1,107
Philippines#4261 : 823
Spain#2,8191 : 2,431
Taiwan#2341 : 885
United Arab Emirates#3,4621 : 4,628
China#4241 : 736
Portugal#8221 : 823
Austria#7061 : 579
Qatar#2,0991 : 3,166
Kazakhstan#2,3701 : 1,446
Bolivia#1,9121 : 2,313
Chile#2,9171 : 4,274
Panama#1,5621 : 1,939
Kuwait#4,6091 : 7,460
Costa Rica#1,8661 : 1,695
Morocco#9,8661 : 13,163
Norway#7191 : 996
Algeria#10,7341 : 17,979
Poland#1,0211 : 1,035
Oman#6,7601 : 8,951
Turkey#9,7001 : 14,534
Finland#1,4201 : 1,748
Namibia#7931 : 2,011
Sweden#1,4811 : 1,484
Luxembourg#5071 : 615
Malta#3531 : 411
Macao#1,1691 : 2,085
Mauritius#1,7371 : 2,418
Jamaica#1,0091 : 1,715
Angola#9411 : 5,060
Iran#3,9921 : 4,101
Japan#1,3021 : 2,119
Denmark#1,3451 : 2,085
Guatemala#3,2351 : 5,505
Czechia#1,5741 : 2,056
Iraq#23,3321 : 34,180
Bahrain#4,7311 : 8,843
Botswana#1,0781 : 3,144
Lebanon#5,2061 : 7,656
Greece#2,6781 : 3,659
Argentina#4,7681 : 8,998
Egypt#55,3101 : 95,583
Estonia#6611 : 558

List of countries the name Arthur is rarely found

  • Tunisia:20 occurrences
  • Uruguay:19 occurrences
  • India: 16 occurrences
  • Hungary: 15 occurrences
  • Indonesia: 13 occurrences
  • Libya:13 occurrences
  • Brunei Darussalam: 12 occurrences
  • Lithuania:12 occurrences
  • Syrian Arab Republic:12 occurrences
  • Ecuador:11 occurrences
  • Bangladesh: 10 occurrences
  • Croatia: 8 occurrences
  • Sudan:8 occurrences
  • Jordan:7 occurrences
  • Albania: 6 occurrences
  • Bulgaria: 5 occurrences
  • Burundi:5 occurrences
  • Cyprus: 5 occurrences
  • Puerto Rico:5 occurrences
  • Afghanistan: 2 occurrences
  • Fiji:2 occurrences
  • Georgia:2 occurrences
  • Iceland:2 occurrences
  • Moldova: 2 occurrences
  • Slovenia: 2 occurrences
  • Turkmenistan:2 occurrences
  • Cambodia:1 occurrences
  • Maldives: 1 occurrences
  • Serbia: 1 occurrences

Arthur popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Arthur from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Arthur

  • Arthur "Big Boy" Spires
    Arthur "Big Boy" Spires is a Singer from US.
  • Arthur "Buddy" Schumacher
    Arthur "Buddy" Schumacher is a Murder from US.
  • Arthur "Bugs" Baer
    Arthur "Bugs" Baer is a Columnist from US.
  • Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith
    Arthur "Guitar Boogie" Smith is a Music from US.
  • Arthur "Slim" Evans
    Arthur "Slim" Evans is a Trade_union from Canada.
  • Arthur "Smokestack" Hardy
    Arthur "Smokestack" Hardy is a Photographer from US.
  • Arthur "T-Boy" Ross
    Arthur "T-Boy" Ross is a Singer from US.
  • Arthur "Waring" Bowen
    Arthur "Waring" Bowen is a Solicitor from United Kingdom.
  • Arthur (TV presenter)
    Arthur (TV presenter) is a Actor from France.
  • Arthur (journaliste)
    Arthur (journaliste) is a Journalist from France.
  • Arthur A'Beckett
    Arthur A'Beckett is a Politician from Australia.
  • Arthur A. Ageton is a Officer from US.
  • Arthur A. Birney is a Lawyer from US.
  • Arthur A. C. Moore is a Hockey from Canada.
  • Arthur A. Cohen is a Novelist from US.
  • Arthur A. Collins is a Business from US.
  • Arthur A. Denny is a Legislature from US.
  • Arthur A. Dole is a Psychologist from US.
  • Arthur A. Dugoni is a Dean from US.
  • Arthur A. Goldberg is a Author from US.
  • Arthur A. Goren is a Academic from US.
  • Arthur A. Hartman is a Diplomat from US.
  • Arthur A. Hitt is a Politician from US.
  • Arthur A. J. Marshman is a Architect from United Kingdom.
  • Arthur A. Kimball is a Minister.
  • Arthur A. Koscinski is a Lawyer from US.
  • Arthur A. Link is a Politician from US.
  • Arthur A. Lumsdaine is a Psychologist from US.
  • Arthur A. Marryatt is a Sport from New Zealand.
  • Arthur A. McGiverin is a Judge.
  • Arthur A. Oakman is a Apostle from United Kingdom.
  • Arthur A. Patchett is a Chemist from US.
  • Arthur A. Penn is a Composer from US.
  • Arthur A. Ross is a Screenwriter from US.
  • Arthur A. Schuck is a Scout from US.
  • Arthur A. Seeligson Jr. is a Oilman from US.
  • Arthur A. Small is a Lawyer from US.
  • Arthur A. Telcser is a Politician from US.
  • Arthur A. Vogel is a Priest from US.
  • Arthur A. Will is a Politician from US.
  • Arthur A. Wilson is a Cinema from India.
  • Arthur Aaron (footballer)
    Arthur Aaron (footballer) is a Football from United Kingdom.
  • Arthur Abbott is a Politician from Australia.
  • Arthur Abele is a Athletic from Germany.
  • Arthur Abraham is a Boxer from Germany.
  • Arthur Abrahams is a Race_car from Australia.
  • Arthur Achleitner is a Writer from Germany.
  • Arthur Acland (died 1610)
    Arthur Acland (died 1610) is a Gentry.
  • Arthur Acland Allen is a Politician from United Kingdom.
  • Arthur Adalbert Chase is a Sport from United Kingdom.

📰 Latest News about Arthur

Stay updated with the most recent news about Arthur. Read on to catch up with Arthur's latest headlines

Last Updated: July 11, 2024 01:19 PM (GMT + 5.30)

  • Brad Arthur: Leeds Rhinos appoint former Parramatta Eels coach - BBC.com
    Source: BBC.com | Published on: July 10, 2024
  • Arthur “Art” AmRhein, 85, Greensburg - Country 103.9 WRBI
    Source: Country 103.9 WRBI | Published on: July 10, 2024
  • The Steelers' Russell Wilson-Arthur Smith pairing is a calculated risk - Pro Football Focus
    Source: Pro Football Focus | Published on: July 09, 2024
  • Dell’s Arthur Lewis: The AI Revolution Requires A ‘Rearchitecture Of The Data Center’ - CRN
    Source: CRN | Published on: July 08, 2024
  • Arthur Sewell III Obituary | July 6, 2024 | MT Washington, KY - McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home
    Source: McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home | Published on: July 08, 2024
  • Arthur Morgan returns in new release that blends Red Dead Redemption with Stardew Valley - GAMINGbible
    Source: GAMINGbible | Published on: July 08, 2024
  • King Arthur Baking’s CEO on keeping America’s oldest flour company in the mix - The Associated Press
    Source: The Associated Press | Published on: July 08, 2024
  • Bishop Soto's message on the passing of Fr. Arthur Wehr SJ - Diocese of Sacramento
    Source: Diocese of Sacramento | Published on: July 08, 2024
  • News Flash • Emergency Management Notice: Hurricane Beryl - City of Port Arthur
    Source: City of Port Arthur | Published on: July 08, 2024
  • Arthur Swiger - Broussard's Mortuary
    Source: Broussard's Mortuary | Published on: July 06, 2024

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