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Name Cornelis

Origin:From a Latin word for hornTools:

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About the name Cornelis in particular

Languages of use:German, Dutch
Short forms:Neel
US 2015 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Cornelia, Cornélie, Cornelio, Cornelius, Cordelia, Cornel, Cornela, Cornell, Cornell, Kornelia     Details
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About Cornelius/Cornelia, the group of names with the same origin as Cornelis

Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:from a Roman family name that possibly derives from the word cornu (horn)
 known from Saint Cornelius, pope from 251 to 253 AD
Words:cornu = the horn  Latin
Topics:Roman family name
Variants' top ranks:33:Kornelia Warsaw 2012,  42:Cornelia Switzerland 2013,  54:Kornél Hungary 2014,  62:Connie USA 1960-1969,  78:Cornelis Netherlands 2008,  131:Nele Belgium 2013,  193:Cornelius Norway 2012,  532:Cornel Switzerland 1997
Old/original forms:Cornelius Latin
Name variants:Conni, Connie, Conny, Cornela, Cornelia, Cornélie, Cornell, Kornelia, Nele, Nelia, Nelli, Corneille, Cornel, Cornelio, Cornelis, Cornelius, Cornell, Kornel, Kornél, Kornelius, Korneliusz, Neel   Sortable list   Details

Popularity lists that contain the name Cornelis

NetherlandsGraph2014 98,  2013 98,  2012 95,  2011 82,  2010 93,  2009 90,  2008 78