Origin : British from Latin


The name Cornell is a boy's name meaning "crow". This name has not one but two impressive cultural connections: collage artist Joseph Cornell and photographer Cornell Capa--not to mention Cornell University.

Popularity of name Cornell over time

There are 11498 people in the U.S. with the first name Cornell, this name was mostly popular in 1962 with popularity 241 .

Cornell is used for both genders.

96.97 percent of people with the first name Cornell are man

3.03 percent of people with the first name Cornell are woman

Lists containing Cornell

Most Famous People Named Cornell

lead singer for American rock bands Soundgarden and Audioslave
character from TV series "Alphas"
American crime novelist
Hungarian-American photographer
Ivy League college in Ithaca
American founder of Cornell University
American rapper
winner of the Nobel Prize in Physics
a popular note-taking system
American political commentator
American jazz and R&B guitarist

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Scottish version of John, the Lord is gracious