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What does Kord mean?

Kord Pronunciation of Kord [ko-rd] as a name for boys has the meaning "bold advisor; cord maker". Kord is an alternate spelling of Konrad (Polish, German). Kord is also a variant of Kordell: see also Cordell.

Associated with: bold, advisor (counsel), maker (occupational).


4 related forms via Konrad, Kordell: Knoz, Kordale, Kordel and Kort.

Creative forms:
(male) Kard, Keard, ..

(female) Koan, Kodra, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kord Khamari (K.K.), ..

How popular is Kord?

Kord is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#89172 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Kord (not in Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Konrad (#1932 last year) and Kordell. Other variants, like Kordale, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Kord was at its most widespread 17 years ago and has become much less since. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Konrad, Kordell in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kord is alike in pronunciation to Caerd, Caird, Card, Cord, Kaird and Kairde. Other recommended names are Ard, Bard, Bird, Byrd, Dard, Ferd, Ford, Gard, Gjord, Gyrd, Kari, Karl, Karr, Keld, Ker, Kerk, Kern, Kerr, Kidd, Kirk, Knud, Koa, Kobe, Kobi, Koby, Kodi, Kody, Kofi, Kojo, Kolt, Koren, Korey, Kori, Korin, Korry, Kory, Kosi, Kurt, Kyrk, Lord, Njord and Ward. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kord.

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