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Curtis Name Popularity

How popular is the name Curtis? Here’s everything we know.

  • In 2018 Curtis was the 602nd most popular boys name, representing 0.0284% of boy births in the U.S.

  • Since 1910 Curtis has been the 134th most popular boys name, representing 0.1694% of boy births in the U.S.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 107 250 0.071%
1911 119 271 0.0728%
1912 121 534 0.1059%
1913 120 645 0.1138%
1914 119 877 0.1258%
1915 128 1,035 0.1139%
1916 120 1,157 0.1198%
1917 121 1,218 0.1217%
1918 124 1,310 0.1221%
1919 120 1,319 0.126%
1920 120 1,413 0.1271%
1921 122 1,445 0.1262%
1922 113 1,530 0.1373%
1923 114 1,519 0.1356%
1924 118 1,496 0.1288%
1925 119 1,493 0.1321%
1926 113 1,590 0.1446%
1927 118 1,566 0.1415%
1928 102 1,895 0.1771%
1929 98 1,929 0.1862%
1930 107 1,707 0.1634%
1931 109 1,600 0.1621%
1932 104 1,741 0.1762%
1933 107 1,660 0.1782%
1934 102 1,830 0.1893%
1935 108 1,723 0.1773%
1936 107 1,772 0.184%
1937 109 1,770 0.1796%
1938 102 1,980 0.1934%
1939 99 1,981 0.1947%
1940 97 2,077 0.1954%
1941 100 2,136 0.1898%
1942 98 2,401 0.1901%
1943 101 2,509 0.1922%
1944 97 2,438 0.1967%
1945 98 2,381 0.1952%
1946 99 2,706 0.1834%
1947 99 3,026 0.1813%
1948 101 3,073 0.1925%
1949 97 3,081 0.1915%
1950 97 3,202 0.1989%
1951 91 3,697 0.218%
1952 86 4,162 0.2384%
1953 86 4,350 0.2458%
1954 84 4,589 0.251%
1955 79 4,972 0.2703%
1956 81 5,154 0.2729%
1957 80 5,335 0.2772%
1958 82 5,254 0.278%
1959 75 5,525 0.2908%
1960 79 5,361 0.2829%
1961 75 5,439 0.2881%
1962 73 5,570 0.3034%
1963 72 5,368 0.299%
1964 74 5,064 0.2877%
1965 75 4,687 0.2866%
1966 75 4,243 0.2718%
1967 76 3,963 0.2611%
1968 75 3,850 0.2564%
1969 81 3,672 0.2384%
1970 88 3,605 0.2265%
1971 87 3,428 0.2281%
1972 91 3,074 0.2257%
1973 98 2,681 0.2068%
1974 98 2,576 0.1982%
1975 113 2,315 0.1802%
1976 104 2,448 0.1899%
1977 101 2,597 0.1927%
1978 96 2,822 0.2099%
1979 91 3,202 0.2271%
1980 89 3,332 0.2279%
1981 94 3,189 0.2169%
1982 100 2,940 0.1967%
1983 100 2,839 0.1924%
1984 96 2,955 0.1986%
1985 99 2,937 0.1935%
1986 100 2,908 0.1927%
1987 100 2,901 0.1901%
1988 104 2,907 0.1865%
1989 111 2,960 0.1834%
1990 120 2,796 0.1687%
1991 126 2,583 0.1585%
1992 142 2,311 0.1448%
1993 152 2,085 0.1337%
1994 169 1,862 0.1213%
1995 182 1,700 0.1128%
1996 192 1,621 0.1083%
1997 206 1,480 0.1001%
1998 225 1,393 0.0931%
1999 248 1,255 0.0838%
2000 263 1,220 0.0799%
2001 273 1,100 0.073%
2002 288 1,001 0.0668%
2003 325 873 0.0574%
2004 323 923 0.0606%
2005 326 939 0.0614%
2006 340 886 0.0566%
2007 341 915 0.058%
2008 381 779 0.0504%
2009 392 729 0.0488%
2010 427 606 0.0421%
2011 437 585 0.0411%
2012 437 593 0.0416%
2013 466 553 0.0388%
2014 519 487 0.0334%
2015 523 499 0.0343%
2016 550 465 0.0323%
2017 607 373 0.0267%
2018 602 390 0.0284%

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Names Like Curtis

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What names are diminutives of Curtis?

A diminutive is a name that’s like Curtis sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Curtis, but shorter.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Curt

A diminutive form of Curtis.

English


What names are variants of Curtis?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Curtis.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Curcio

Courteous, polite

French

Curt

A diminutive form of Curtis.

English

Curtell

Courteous, polite

French

Curtice

Courteous, polite

French

Curtiss

Courteous, polite

French

Kurtis

Courtier

French

#1,970 (0.0013%)  

What names sound like Curtis?

If you like how Curtis sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Curtis.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Cortes

Courteous

Spanish

Kurtiss

Courtier

French


What names are similar to Curtis?

Find a name that’s like Curtis, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Cortez

Courteous

Spanish

#1,077 (0.008%)  

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  1. It was not hard to choose a name for my son. My husband and I had already chosen his name before we even had our daughter. When we were planning to have a family, we picked both our daughter and our son’s name. Our son is named after my husband.

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