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Cortland

What does Cortland mean?

Cortland Pronunciation of Cortland [cort-land] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Cortland) is an Old English name, and the name Cortland means "courtier, court attendant; brave; land of the court". Cortland is an alternate spelling of Cort (English, Old German): version of Courtney. Cortland is also a variation of Courtland (Old English): place name.

Associated with: old english, attendant (servant), brave.

Variations

2 alternative forms via Cort, Courtland: Cortlandt and Courtlandt.

Creative forms:
(male)

(female)

Middle name pairings:
Cortland Maxx (C.M.), ..

How popular is Cortland?

Cortland is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Cortland is an unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Cortland entered the list in 1991 and reached its peak position of #1560 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cortland name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cortland outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Cortland appearing in the Top 2000 are Courtland and Cort. Other variants, like Cortlandt, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Cortland was common among parents in the year 1996.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cortland, Cort, Courtland in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Cortland and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Cortland is pronounced similarly to Kirtland. Other recommended names are Arland, Bertrand, Bryland, Carolan, Clayland, Colan, Coltrane, Conlan, Cordale, Corwan, Derland, Durland, Earland, Erland, Garland, Harland, Howland, Kirkland, Maitland, Mariland (see Maryland), Marland, Maryland, Maytland (see Maitland), Moorland (see Moreland), Moreland, Morland, Noland, Normand, Orland, Portland, Rockland, Roeland, Roland, Rolland, Rowland and Rutland. These names tend to be more commonly used than Cortland.

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