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The name Courtney is of surname origin, and means domain of Curtis or short nose.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Courtney has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Courtney
Use of the Name Courtney for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
243,567 243,541 216,489 66,244 19,018 6,053 2,726
The table below indicates the number of times the name Courtney has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Courtney first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1881, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Courtney
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
18817546  
18829375  
18837617  
1884    
188580089715
1886    
1887    
1888  7149
1889  59411
1890    
1891  6559
1892    
1893    
1894  8028
1895  8987
1896  8408
1897  9676
1898  9027
1899  7978
1900  85710
1901  7389
1902    
1903  8029
1904  9917
1905    
1906    
1907    
1908  83711
1909    
1910  99311
1911    
1912  94223
1913    
1914    
1915  95443
1916    
1917    
1918    
1919  97348
1920  99448
1921    
1922    
1923    
1924  99650
1925  95850
1926    
1927    
1928    
1929  88157
1930    
1931  82358
1932    
1933    
1934    
1935  97143
1936    
1937  95543
1938  89949
1939    
1940    
1941    
1942  88156
1943  87857
1944  75268
1945  70674
1946  82763
1947  73188
1948  79274
1949  78177
1950  85264
1951  79877
1952  79179
1953  82875
1954  77485
1955  85474
1956  81184
1957  85677
1958  85777
1959  84081
1960  717118
1961  662139
1962859151763100
1963810164649146
1964664236638148
1965611253562184
1966483371539199
1967388560559178
1968347649557185
1969339699547206
1970334781560210
1971320831533225
1972337673555206
1973292812528221
19741242,333403370
19751022,772384409
1976763,617325538
1977763,803254797
1978684,026261776
1979714,321262801
1980485,617257860
1981436,626280735
1982437,091274763
1983446,740287707
1984467,142269772
1985437,528280731
1986359,118274778
1987338,900284758
19882412,032274841
19892113,452303794
19901715,373354676
19911913,444423535
19922112,599489419
19932012,567534370
19942212,016567326
19951712,764621274
19962111,337656254
1997289,032669244
1998397,546710234
1999446,547798191
2000595,231858185
2001734,162900173
2002883,572  
20031033,327  
20041212,726  
Totals:  243,567 19,753

During the last 125 years, parents have used Courtney as a girl's name about 92% of the time and less frequently (about 7% of the time) as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Courtney appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 47 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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