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Kortney is a modern variation of the baby name Courtney. It has a trendy feel in comparison to the original. As of 2021, Kortney is a top 18,000 option.

Meaning of the name Kortney:

French: short nose

Origin of the name Kortney:

The baby name Kortney is a modern spelling variation of Courtney. Courtney was first a surname in England that came from the French town, Courtenay. Courtenay came from the Latin given name, Curtenus, which originated from the Latin word “curtus.”

Symbolism of the name Kortney:

The baby name Kortney has the same meaning as Courtney. It translates to “short nose” as it comes from the Latin word “curtus.” “Curtus” means “short” in English. It was a nickname for Normans in France.

Style of the name Kortney:

Modern

Gender of the name Kortney:

Kortney is a strong name for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Kortney:

KAWRT-nee

Number of syllables in the name Kortney:

Two

Emotion evoked from the name Kortney:

Kortney is a youthful and strong name for girls. It has a certain roughness about it.

Alternative spellings for the name Kortney:

Nicknames for the name Kortney:

  • Kort
  • Nene
  • Korts
  • Koko
  • Nini
  • Kortsie
  • Kortsy

Popularity of the name Kortney:

Kortney became a top 1,000 baby name in America in 1986 at rank 999. It lasted until 1998 when it was number 944. Kortney did best in 1990 when it was at rank 677. As of 2021, the option is a top 18,000 baby name at rank 17,846.

Related names for the name Kortney:

Great middle names for Kortney and their meanings:

  • Paige (helper, assistant)
  • Grace (God's grace)
  • Anne (favor, grace)
  • Lynn (lake, waterfall, pond)
  • Mae (goddess of springtime, sea of bitterness, pearl)
  • Laine (wave, dweller in a lane)
  • Adele (noble, nobility)
  • Rae (ewe, female sheep)

Famous people with the name Kortney:

Kortneys in popular culture:

There are no fictional characters with the baby name Kortney.