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Meaning and Origin of: Cordell

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Latin : Rope

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Last name origin & meaning:

  • English : occupational name for a maker of cord or string or a nickname for an habitual wearer of decorative ties and ribbons, from a diminutive of Old French corde ‘rope’ (see Cordes).
  • Americanized spelling of German Kardel (see Kardell).

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