Courtland

Courtland - A very unique male name



  May 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Courtland appeared on the charts for the first time in 1942 on position #1418. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Courtland and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Courtland? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Courtland. The baby boy name Courtland was given to 13 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2696 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 126,235 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Courtland peaked in popularity 28 years ago in 1991 on position 1017.



Famous with this name

Courtland Mead
Courtland Le'Neill
Christi Courtland


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Courtland is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Courtland is currently topping the baby name charts in Louisiana at position #606 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,242.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Courtland is where you live.


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Courtland origin and meaning

Courtland is a 9 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Courtland, pop culture references for the name Courtland and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Courtland

We've found the following names that sound similar to Courtland, sorted by popularity.

Cordell / Cardell / Cortland / Cordale / Carthel / Cordel / Credell / Cordelro / Cortlen /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20122696
20112175
20103523
20093055
20083263
20073011
20062657
20052751
20042861
20033029
20022135
20012057
20001809
19991676
19981568
19971103
19961126
19951380
19941282
19931071
19921044
19911017
19901793
19891857
19881162
19871458
19851915
19822067
19812245
19801987
19791367
19751692
19741607
19731633
19701535
19651582
19581417
19491577
19441464
19421418

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Louisiana606
Georgia1242

Even more about Courtland


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Courtland a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Courtland?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1991
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Courtland
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 126,235
Letter count 9
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1942
2012 births +13

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