Gender: Male
Origin: Welsh
Meaning: Bear

What is the meaning of the name Arthur?

The name Arthur is primarily a male name of Welsh origin that means Bear.

The most common nicknames for the name Arthur are Art and Artie. Arthur is the name of a children's cartoon aardvark. King Arthur is a famous character from several books including Sword in the Stone.  Arthur Miller was a playwright and one of the husbands of Marilyn Monroe.

People who like the name Arthur also like:

Theodore, Oliver, Henry, Sebastian, William, Benjamin, Felix, Charlotte, Violet, Eleanor, Amelia, Hazel, Beatrice, Matilda

Names that sound like Arthur:

Ardara, Arturo

Stats for the Name Arthur

checkmark Arthur is currently #35 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Arthur is currently #162 in U.S. births

Songs about Arthur

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Arthur - The Kinks
Arthur's Theme - Christopher Cross

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