What does Cortland mean?
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.
(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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.