Cortez name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Old French
Usage: Spanish and English
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Cortez c(o)-rtez
Meaning: Courtly and Courteous
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What does Cortez mean?

Celebrated and Perennial unisex name Cortez is particulary used in English and Spanish, meaning of Cortez is "Courtly or Courteous" is of Old French origin. Cortez is version of persistent and desirable Curtis.

Prevalently used in English and German persistent and desirable, Curtis, meaning of Curtis is "The Words Curt Meaning Short and Courtly" is rooted from English, Old French and Middle.

How do I pronounce Cortez?

The most common way to pronounce two syllabled Cortez is c(o)-rtez. cor-tez is another way(s) to say the name.

Variants of Cortez

Cordez, Curtis, Kurt, Curdt, Curt, Konrad

Names that rhyme with Cortez

How popular is the name Cortez?

Cortez used to be a common name in United States, first appeared in 1882 and over 10198 babies have been given the name in 122 years. At the peak of its usage in 1990,.

However the graph is now showing a downward trend after 122 years but it is still going strong. Cortez is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales where it is still in use.

At least, 10000 people globally have been given the name as per our findings.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Numerological analysis of Cortez

You are a jealous and passionate lover. You thrive to learn as much as possible about every subject. Having number 11 as your soul urge no symbolizes your wandering nature. Even if you hate it, you know that opening up to new experiences is good for your soul and personal progress. You react fast and don't think much when it comes to taking a risk for improvement or gaining profits. Although you believe your dreams are too wild to realize, you are completely wrong.

Other names similar to Cortez, for soon-to-be-parents

  •  Edwige predominantly is used in French and Italian aimed at baby girls that of Germanic and Old High German origin, meaning of Edwige is "Fight, Wealth or Fight or Battle"
  •  Warrane - Meaning of Warrane is Game Park and Game Reserve used for boys is originated from Old French. Warrane is derivation of Warren.
  •  Launcey - Boy name Launcey means "Servant, Country and Attendant" is originated from Old French. Launcey is resulted from Lancelot.
  •  Love means War, Love or Female Wolf has its origin in Germanic, Old French and Old High German bestowed upon both genders is used mostly in Hindi, Tamil and Norwegian
  •  Charlot - Used principally in Finnish and Danish atypical, Charlot aimed at both boys and girls and originated from German and Germanic, Charlot means "Strong or Vigorous"
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Sibling Names for Cortez

Choosing a name for your baby can be a daunting task, but it's also incredibly rewarding. If you've decided to name your little one Cortez, you may be wondering what other names would complement it well. Look no further! Here's a comprehensive list of sibling names that go perfectly with the unique and strong name Cortez.

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Famous people named Cortez

  • Cortez Kennedy, American football defensive tackle
  • Cortez Hankton, former American football wide receiver
  • Cortez Bryant is famous for his acting in video The Carter


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  2. Office for National Statistics,
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