Names of the Week
Quote of the Week
"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted."  More

Curtis Meaning


What does Curtis mean?

The name Curtis is of French origin.

The meaning of Curtis is "courteous".

Curtis is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Cur-tis.

The Given Name Curtis

The name Curtis, has a wonderfully sweet quality.

A wonderfully classic name.

Although often used, your popular little Curtis, is sure to make it all his own.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson, Curtis Good, and Curtis Lofton.

Curtis Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 563 in baby name popularity for boys with 501 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 528 in baby name popularity for boys with 540 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Curtis Related Names

Variants of the name Curtis include Kurtice, Kurtis.

Curtis has the diminutive (nickname) Curt.

Famous Curtiss

  • Curtis '50 Cent' Jackson ~ Hip Hop Musician
  • Curtis Good ~ Soccer Player
  • Curtis Lofton ~ Football Player
  • Curtis Martin ~ Football Player

Curtis Numerology

What will your new littleCurtis be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Curtis are often spotless and adaptable but most of all they are read more >>

Curtis Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Curtis.

Just for fun, see the name Curtis 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 Curtis in Nautical Flags page.