A diminutive of Bertram, Bertrand, Albert, and other names ending in bert. Noble, bright. Variant of Bert, meaning industrious.
Name Origin: English
Name Gender: Unisex
In the Civil War of the 17th century, Lindsey for the most part declared for the king, and the Royalist cause was warmly supported by the earl of Lindsey, Viscount Newark, Sir Peregrine Bertie and the families of Dymoke, Heneage and Thorold.