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Gender: M Meaning of Cord: "maker or seller of rope or cord" Origin of Cord: Diminutive of Cordell

This is the kind of strong one-syllable boy's name many parents are seeking these days. The more musical Chord was introduced by hot young actor Chord Overstreet.

Famous People Named Cord

Cord Meyer, American CIA official
Cord Widderich, German pirate
Cord Jarret McCoy, American rodeo cowboy
Cordelius Jamerr "Cord" Parks, American CFL player
(Robert) Cord Phelps, American baseball player
Cord Pool, American musician of band Texas Hippie Coalition
Chord Paul Overstreet, American actor and singer

Pop Culture References for the name Cord

Cord, main character in 1978 film "Circle of Iron"
Variation: Chord