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Fun Facts about the name Cote

  • How many people with the first name Cote have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 163 babies born with the first name Cote in the United States. That's more than enough people named Cote 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 Cote? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Cote first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Cote is Friday, August 21st, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Cote born? The highest recorded use of the first name Cote was in 1993 with a total of 18 babies.
  • Random Cote Factoid: According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Cote is not a popular baby boy's name in Maine. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Maine have the same name as you in 1992.
  • Weird things about the name Cote: Your name in reverse order is Etoc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eotc. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Cote? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 21,446 people with the last name Cote.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Cote? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 7 of them will have Cote as their last name.
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Popularity of Cote as a first name

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Popularity of Cote as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Cote U.S.
  White 93.85% 64.26%
  African American 0.46% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.77% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.57% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.48% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.86% 16.26%

Of Last Name Cote

People with the last name Cote are most frequently White

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Cote" mean? The list below shows the origins of Cote as well as things modernly associated with the name Cote such as celebrities named Cote.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Cote
  1. A cottage or hut.(Obs)
  2. A shed, shelter, or inclosure for small domestic animals, as for sheep or doves."Watching where shepherds pen their flocks, at eve, In hurdled cotes." [Milton.]

Etymology: See 1st Cot

verb Cote
To go side by side with; hence, to pass by; to outrun and get before; as, a dog cotes a hare.

Etymology: Prob. from F. côté side, OF. costet, LL. costatus costatum, fr. L. costu rib, side: cf. F. côtoyer to go or keep at the side of. See Coast

verb Cote
To quote.

Etymology: See Quote

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A small shelter for domestic animals (as sheep or pigeons)

From the Old English cote, the feminine form of cot (“small house”). Cognate to Dutch kot.

  1. A cottage or hut.
  2. A small structure built to contain domesticated animals such as sheep, pigs or pigeons.

See quote.

Probably related to French côté (“side”).

    cote was also found in the following language(s): French, Italian, Latin, Middle English, Old French, and Portuguese

    Cote de Pablo

    Cote de Pablo is an actress and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1994 to present. Cote was born in 1979 as Maria Jose de Pablo Fernandez in Santiago, Chile.


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