Etymology: Variant of Courtenay, an aristocratic Norman surname derived from place names in Normandy, Latin Curtenus, a personal name from curtus "short" + -Äcum, locative case = "domain of Curtenus".
- A surname.
- (given name, male) transferred from the surname.
- (given name, female) popular in the 1980s and the 1990s.
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