Kordell originated as a variation of the baby name Cordell. The latter was an occupational surname, leading to the invention of several spelling variations. As of 2021, Kordell is a top 9,200 option.
Meaning of the name Kordell:
English: maker of cord, seller of cord
Origin of the name Kordell:
Kordell is a spelling variation of the baby name Cordell. Cordell was originally a surname in Middle England. It was an occupational family name for those individuals who created or sold cords and ropes. Cordell and its spelling variations, including Kordell, became given name options in the twentieth century.
Symbolism of the name Kordell:
Kordell has the same meaning as the surname and given name Cordell. The latter was used for individuals who worked in cord and rope making. Cordell translates directly to “maker of cord” or “seller of cord.”
Style of the name Kordell:
Modern as a first name, traditional as a surname
Gender of the name Kordell:
Kordell is a youthful baby name for boys.
Pronunciation of the name Kordell:
Number of syllables in the name Kordell:
Emotion evoked from the name Kordell:
Kordell is a youthful and strong baby name. It is wholesome and serious.
Alternative spellings for the name Kordell:
Nicknames for the name Kordell:
Popularity of the name Kordell:
Kordell was only a top 1,000 name on the Social Security Popularity Index for three years. In 1996, Kordell was at rank 993, and in 1998, it left at number 841. As of 2021, Kordell is a top 9,200 option. Kordell, more specifically, is at rank 9,139.
Related names for the name Kordell:
Great middle names for Kordell and their meanings:
- Ridge (someone who lives on a ridge)
- Chance (good fortune)
- Austin (great, magnificent)
- Chap (peddler, merchant)
- Dwight (white, blonde)
- Tyler (tile maker, inn doorkeeper)
- Steven (crown, wreath)
- Stanley (stony meadow)
Famous people with the name Kordell:
Kordells in popular culture:
There are no popular culture references to the baby name Kordell.