court boy

First name origin & meaning:

Old English: The king's land

First name variations: Cortney, Cortie, Cordney, Cordni, Cortenay, Corteney, Cortland, Cortnee, Cortneigh, Kordney, Kortney, Kortni, Kourtenay, Kourtneigh, Kourtney, Kourtnee, Kourtnie, Kortnee, Kortni, Kourtny, Kourtnie, Kourtney, Cortland

Last name origins & meanings:

  1. English and French: topographic name from Middle English, Old French court(e), curt ‘court’ (Latin cohors, genitive cohortis, ‘yard’, ‘enclosure’). This word was used primarily with reference to the residence of the lord of a manor, and the surname is usually an occupational name for someone employed at a manorial court.
  2. English: nickname from Old French, Middle English curt ‘short’, ‘small’ (Latin curtus ‘curtailed’, ‘truncated’, ‘cut short’, ‘broken off’).
  3. Irish: reduced form of McCourt.
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