Meaning and Name Origin
Fortney has 36 more related forms via Courtney: Cordney, Cordni, Cortenay, Corteney, Cortland, Cortne, Cortnee, Cortneigh, Cortney▼, Cortnie, Cortny, Courtenay, Courteneigh, Courteney, Courteny, Courtland, Courtlyn, Courtnay, Courtnee, Courtnie, Courtny, Kordney, Kortnay, Kortnee, Kortney▼, Kortni, Kortnie, Kortny, Kourtenay, Kourtnee, Kourtneigh, Kourtney▼, Kourtni, Kourtnie, Kourty and Quartney.
Fortney is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent surname for all people (#4940 out of 88799, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Fortney and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Fortney (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Cortney, Courtney (#681 a year ago), Kortney and Kourtney. Usage of these girl names reached its most widespread in 1990 and has become much lower since, with the forms Cortney, Courtney, Kortney and Kourtney becoming less trendy. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Fortune. Like Fortney, this name is not frequently used.