Corte Family History
Corte Name Meaning
Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: from corte ‘court’ (Latin cohors ‘yard’, ‘enclosure’, genitive cohortis), applied as an occupational name for someone who worked at a manorial court or a topographic name for someone who lived in or by one. English: variant spelling of Court. Americanized spelling of Korte.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press