Names of the Week
Quote of the Week
"Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed."  More

Cortez Meaning


What does Cortez mean?

The name Cortez is of Spanish origin.

The meaning of Cortez is "courteous".

Cortez is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Cor-tez.

The Given Name Cortez

Embraced by many parents, the name Cortez, is one of warmth and a positive vibe.

This 2 syllable name has class and dazzle.

Cortez has no variant spellings.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Cortez Allen, and Cortez Kennedy.

Cortez Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 1,169 in baby name popularity for boys with 162 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,043 in baby name popularity for boys with 191 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Cortez has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Cortez Name Popularity Page.

Cortez Related Names

Famous Cortezs

  • Cortez Allen ~ Football Player
  • Cortez Kennedy ~ Football Player

Cortez Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Cortez.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

Children named Cortez are often adored and bashful but most of all they are read more >>

Cortez Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Cortez in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Cortez.

Just for fun, see the name Cortez in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Cortez in Nautical Flags page.