Hertz Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a personal name derived from a short form of the various Germanic compound names with the first element hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’. German: nickname for a stout-hearted or kind-hearted individual, from Middle High German herze ‘heart’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name from German Herz ‘heart’, Yiddish harts. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish personal name Herts, which is from Middle High German hir(t)z ‘deer’, ‘hart’ (see Hirsch). Dutch: variant of Hirsch. Danish and Swedish: probably of German origin.

List of People with Surname Hertz

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,622 people with the surname Hertz. Among these people surnamed Hertz, there are approximately 408 distinct names, with an average of 3 people who share the same name. William Hertz, John Hertz and Richard Hertz are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Hertz, with 28, 25 and 22 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that New York has the most people surnamed Hertz, with a total of 185 people, and there are a total of 139 distinct names among these people. Florida is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Hertz, with a total of 163 people and an average of 129 distinct names.