Ehrhardt Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of Old High German era ‘honor’ (compare Ehrlich) + hard ‘brave’, ‘hardy’, ‘strong’. The name was popularized by the cult of an 8th century bishop of Regensburg of this name; hence the present high frequency of the family name in Bavaria. The form Erhard has also been adopted by Ashkenazic Jews.

List of People with Surname Ehrhardt

According to our database, there are a total of 1,760 people with the surname Ehrhardt. Among these people surnamed Ehrhardt, there are about 261 distinct names, with an average of 6 people who have the same name. David Ehrhardt, Charles Ehrhardt and Richard Ehrhardt are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Ehrhardt, with 46, 31 and 30 people respectively.

Besides that, we found that California has the largest number of people surnamed Ehrhardt, with a total of 149 people, and there are a total of 92 distinct names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Ehrhardt, with a total of 151 people and an average of 90 distinct names.