What does Cordell mean?
Cordell /cor-dell/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is pronounced kor-DEL. It is of English and Old French origin, and the meaning of Cordell is "cord maker". Football player Kordell Stewart.
How popular is Cordell?
Cordell is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#1116 out of 1220, Top 91%) and an even more prominent surname for all people (#3708 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Cordell for boys. Cordell was first listed in 1940-1949 and reached its peak position of #531 in the U.S. in 1998, but is not ranked currently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Cordell and associated names. The only other prominent alternative form of Cordell is Kordell. These boy names reached the apex of their popularity in 1998 (usage of 0.314%) and are now much less widespread, with the version Cordell becoming less trendy. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Cordell▼ is alike in pronunciation to Cardell and Cardelle. Other suggested similar baby names are Codell, Cornell▼, Coryell, Curtell and Jordell. These names tend to be less commonly used than Cordell.