What does Cruz mean?
Cruz [cruz] as a boys' name is pronounced krooz. It is of Spanish and Portuguese origin, and the meaning of Cruz is "cross".
Cruz▲ has 1 variant: Cruzito.
Related boy name: Kruz.Creative forms:
(male) Caruz, Coruz, ..
(female) Crui, .. Middle name pairings:
Cruz Trent (C.T.), ..
How popular is Cruz?
Cruz is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#724 out of 1220, Top 59%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#82 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Cruz reached its highest rank of #278 in the U.S. in the year 2013, and is at #324 currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Kruz (#1248 via latest list) is the only other popular related form of Cruz (#324 via latest list) listed in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Cruz was more pronounced in 2013 (usage of 0.07%) and is almost as conventional today (usage 0.06%, 12.6% less). Cruz is the most contemporarily stylish baby name here.