What does Cort mean?
Cort [cort] as a boys' name is pronounced kort. It is of English and Old German origin, and the meaning of Cort is "courtier, court attendant; brave". Variant of Courtney. Courtney now is used primarily for girls. Actor Bud Cort.
Affiliated boy name: Conrad.
1 more different relation via Courtney: Cortney.Creative forms:
(male) Carrt, Cart, ..
(female) Core, Cortta, .. Middle name pairings:
Cort Elam (C.E.), ..
How popular is Cort?
Cort is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#19898 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Cort entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its top position of #1649 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Cort are Conrad (#625 in recent rankings), Kurt (#1414), Courtney (#1483), Curt, Cortney, Cortland and Courtland. These forms of Cort were at the apex of their popularity 55 years ago (usage of 0.2%) and are now much less conventional (usage 0.03%, ▼83%), with versions such as Kurt becoming somewhat dated.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Aart, Arrt (see Arthur), Art, Bart▼, Bert▼, Burt▼, Card, Carl▼, Carr, Cary▼, Ceri, Chet, Ciro, Cnut, Cob, Cobb, Cobe, Cobi, Coby▼, Cody▼, Coe, Col, Cole, Colet, Coll, Colm, Colt▲, Como, Con, Conn, Cook, Coop, Cope, Cor, Corbet, Corbit, Corby, Cord, Coree (see Corey), Coren, Corey▼, Corie, Corin, Cork, Corry, Cortes, Cortez, Cory▼, Costa, Coty▼, Covert, Cowry, Cox, Coxe, Coy▼, Coye, Croft, Dart, Hart, Mart and Mort. These names tend to be more frequently used than Cort.See names in meaning and etymology.