Curtis
Origin/Usage
English, French
Pronunciation
KUR-tis
Meaning
A refined or accomplished person
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Curtis is derived from the Old French words “corteis” or “curteis”, which mean 'refined or accomplished'. It started as a nickname, given to anyone of good education, and later transferred to a given name.

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