Gender: Male Meaning of Cordero: "lamb" Origin of Cordero: Spanish

The name Cordero is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "lamb". Cordero and is often added to lists like Names with Animal Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation Game".

From the experts:

Sounds more like a car than a baby name. Some sources related it to the English surname Carter, which would be more stylish these days.

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Netta5187 Says:


No, it doesn't sound like a car (Camaro). It sounds like a surname as first name.

Ship In A Bottle Says:


Only used as a surname. You wouldn't name your kid Pork or Bacon, so please don't name him Cordero (mutton).