Name BUT

Between 1980 and 2022 there were 1 birth of But in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name But per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

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En Français Prénom But   
In Italiano Nome But   

Information about the first name But

The first name But has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name But is the most common is:
AB Alberta
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 1 vowel and 2 consonants

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Origin and meaning of name But

US English
Adverb src :
  • but (not comparable)
  • (chiefly literary or poetic) Merely, only, just, no more than
  • Synonyms: see Thesaurus:merely
  • (Australia, Tyneside, conjunctive) Though, however.
  • Synonyms: even so, nevertheless, notwithstanding, yet; see also Thesaurus:nevertheless
Anagrams src :
  • BTU, TBU, tub
Noun src :
  • but (plural buts)
  • An instance or example of using the word "but".
  • (Scotland) The outer room of a small two-room cottage.
  • A limit; a boundary.
  • The end; especially the larger or thicker end, or the blunt, in distinction from the sharp, end; the butt.
Preposition src :
  • but
  • Apart from, except (for), excluding.
  • Synonyms: barring, except for, save for; see also Thesaurus:except
  • (obsolete outside Scotland) Outside of.
Pronunciation src :
  • (stressed, UK) IPA(key): /bʌt/, [bɐt], enPR: bŭt
  • (stressed, US) IPA(key): /bʌt/, enPR: bŭt
  • (stressed, Scotland, Ireland) IPA(key): /bʊt/
  • (stressed, Northern England) IPA(key): /bʊt/
  • (Ireland) IPA(key): [bɞθ̠]
  • (unstressed) IPA(key): /bət/, enPR: bət
  • Rhymes: -ʌt
  • Homophone: butt
Proper noun src :
  • But (plural Buts)
  • A surname.
Verb src :
  • but (third-person singular simple present buts, present participle butting, simple past and past participle butted)
  • (archaic) Use the word "but".
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • top and but
Middle English
Noun src :
  • but
  • (Northern) Alternative form of bote (“boot”)
FR French
Etymology src :
  • From boire.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • but m (plural buts)
  • aim
  • goal (result one is attempting to achieve)
  • (sports) goal (in the place, act, or point sense)
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /by/
  • Homophones: bu, bue, bues, bus, bût, buts
  • (outside Canada now more often) IPA(key): /byt/
  • Homophones: bute, butent, butes, bûtes, buts, butte, buttent, buttes
Etymology (Pronunciation) src :
  • IPA(key): /by/
  • Homophones: bu, bue, bues, bus, bût, buts
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • but
  • third-person singular past historic of boire
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /by/
Proper noun src :
  • But m or f
  • a surname, equivalent to English But
ID Indonesian
Noun src :
  • but (first-person possessive butku, second-person possessive butmu, third-person possessive butnya)
  • (computing) bootstrap (process by which the operating system of a computer is loaded into its memory)
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Old Czech bot, from Old French bot.
Noun src :
  • but m inan (diminutive bucik or butek, augmentative bucior or bucisko)
  • shoe
  • boot
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /but/
  • Rhymes: -ut
  • Syllabification: but
Etymology src :
  • From Ottoman Turkish بود‎ (bud), بوت‎ (but), from Proto-Turkic *būt. Compare Old Turkic [script needed] (būt).
Alternative forms src :
  • bud (dialectal)
Noun src :
  • but (definite accusative butu, plural butlar)
  • thigh
Noun (Synonyms) src :
  • uyluk
RO Romanian
Etymology src :
  • Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish بوت‎ (but).
Noun src :
  • but n (plural buturi)
  • thigh of an animal
DK Danish
Etymology src :
  • From Middle Low German butt.
Adjective src :
  • but
  • (rare) blunt
Adjective (Antonyms) src :
  • spids
Adjective (Synonyms) src :
  • stump
Noun src :
  • but (plural buts)
  • The outer room of a small two-room cottage.
Preposition src :
  • but
  • Outside of, without.
Noun src :
  • but m (plural bwiet, diminutive bwejjet or buta or bwejta)
  • pocket
  • (figuratively) money
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /buːt/
  • Rhymes: -uːt

Popularity of the name But

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Total births of But by country

Births with the first name But
1980 - 2022

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Personalities with the first name But

There is 0 personality with the first name But

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name But

There are 1 actor and actress with the first name But
But Yi-Mui

Rankings of first name BUT by country

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