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Gender: Male Meaning of Curt: "courteous, polite" Origin of Curt: Diminutive of Curtis

The name Curt is a boy's name meaning "courteous, polite". Curt and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia - with middles!".

From the experts:

Short and to the point, muscular and strong.

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Famous People Named Curt

Curtis Montague "Curt" Schilling, American baseball player
Curt Smith, Anglo-American singer of band Tears for Fears
Curtis "Curt" Cress, German drummer and composer
Curtis Michael "Curt" Hennig, American pro wrestler
Curtis Charles "Curt" Stone, American distance runner
Curt Mega, American actor/singer
Curt Hawkins, ring name of Brian Myers, American pro wrestler
Curd Gustav Andreas Gottlieb Franz Jürgens, German-Austrian actor

Pop Culture References for the name Curt

Curt Wild, from the movie "Velvet Goldmine"
The word "curt" means rudely brief.

Cort, Kurt


Guest Says:


Curt means "courteous" but also means "rudely brief". Lol