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What does Kortes mean?

Kortes Pronunciation of Kortes [kortes] as a name for boys has its root in Spanish, and Kortes means "courteous". Kortes is an alternate form of Cortez (Spanish): May also mean "court-dweller".


2 different relations via Cortez: Cortes and Kortez.

Creative forms:
(male) Kirtes, Korts, ..

(female) Korkel, Korken, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kortes Blaise (K.B.), ..

How popular is Kortes?

Kortes is a rare given name for males but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#89172 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only prominent alternative form of Kortes (outside Top 2000) is Cortez (#1040 from current records). Adoption of this relation of Kortes was well-received 3 decades ago (adoption of 0.02%) and is somewhat less today (adoption 0.01%, 40%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cortez in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Arles, Barnes, Burges, Byrnes, Ermes, Estes, Forbes, Georges, Gorten, Hermes, Hobbes, Hodges, Holmes, Horten, Kareem, Karel, Karle, Karlos, Karmel, Karmen, Karney, Karrel, Keats, Kees, Kelten, Kerem, Kerrey, Kester, Keyes, Kirwen, Klaes, Kletos, Kletus, Knowles, Kobe, Kobey, Kobus, Kodey, Kodie, Kolt, Kolten, Kolton, Konner, Korbyn, Kordel, Kordell, Koren, Koresh, Korey, Korin, Kornel, Kornelis, Kornell, Korrey (see Kory), Korry, Kort, Kory, Kostas, Kostis, Kriss, Kurt, Kurtis, Kurtiss (see Kurtis), Kyrie, Moises, Montes, Morten, Moses, Narses, Oates, Porter, Purves, Socrates, Xerxes and Yates. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kortes.

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