Names That Mean Nose

  1. Cameron
    • Origin:

      Scottish surname
    • Meaning:

      "crooked nose"
    • Description:

      With its friendly, sensitive, and approachable feel, Cameron is a 90’s favorite that remains popular today. It has a pleasing balance of soft and strong sounds, and holds unisex appeal, thanks to Cameron Diaz. Still, ten times more boys than girls are named Cameron in the US.
  2. Cameron
    • Origin:

      Scottish
    • Meaning:

      "crooked nose"
    • Description:

      Camerson was once a rising star for boys only, but Cameron Diaz almost single-handedly transported it into the unisex camp, though there are still ten times as many boy babies named Cameron as girls.
  3. Courtney
    • Origin:

      French
    • Meaning:

      "short nose"
    • Description:

      Among the Top 20 names of the 1990s, today's Courtney is more apt to be the babysitter than the baby. Courtney has dropped since its peak at Number 17 in 1995. Familiar from Courtney Love and Courtney Cox.
  4. Camryn
    • Origin:

      Spelling variation of Cameron
    • Meaning:

      "crooked nose"
    • Description:

      This Cameron variation was popularized by actress Camryn Manheim and Twitches character Camryn. But why choose Camryn over Cameron? In most cases, the classic spelling is preferable.
  5. Courtney
    • Origin:

      French
    • Meaning:

      "courteous, from the court"
    • Description:

      This courtly old Southern name has several cool male bearers: NFL player Courtney Brown, British jazz musician Courtney Pine, and Barbados-born economist Courtney Blackman, to name but a few.
  6. Cam
    • Origin:

      Diminutive of Cameron, Scottish
    • Meaning:

      "crooked nose"
    • Description:

      Cameron is still more popular as a boy's name than a girls and this simple, snappy short form works well for either sex.
  7. Kamryn
    • Origin:

      Spelling variation of Cameron
    • Meaning:

      "crooked nose"
    • Description:

      As a Top 500 name for girls for more than 20 years now, Kamryn has become a widely-accepted version of the original Cameron.
  8. Nesbit
    • Origin:

      English
    • Meaning:

      "land or river bend shaped like a nose"
    • Description:

      A family name that wouldn't appeal to many parents.