Name Horst Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Horst


Horst is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Horst?

Horst is a name of Old High German origin.

What does the name Horst mean?

Horst presumably means “wood” or “thicket” (from Old High German “hurst”). It could as well be derived from Old High German “hros” meaning “horse”.

Pronunciation of Horst

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Popularity of the name Horst

The name Horst is ranked #10117 overall.

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