First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Fun Facts about the name Cortana

  • How Popular is the name Cortana? Cortana is the 33,454th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Cortana have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 116 babies born with the first name Cortana in the United States. That's more than enough people named Cortana to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Cortana? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2008 when it was given as a first name to 12 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Cortana born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cortana was in 2015 with a total of 30 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Cortana: Your name in reverse order is Anatroc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cnraoat. How do you pronounce that?

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What does the name Cortana mean?

Cis for comic, laughter is your tonic.

Ois for organized, you always know where things are

Ris for romp, you know how to have fun!

Tis for touching, the way you show you are.

Ais for articulate, a regular wordsmith

Nis for noble, your regal bearing.

Ais for adventure, take a new one today

Past life for Cortana born Oct 28, 1954

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mexico approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).