Origin: Ancient Roman
Meaning: an Ancient Roman name likely derived from Latin cornu meaning "horn".
In the New Testament, Cornelius was a Roman centurion considered to be the first gentile to convert to Christianity.
Nicknames: Con, Connie
- Cornelis (Dutch)
- Kornel (Polish, Czech, Slovak)
- Cornelio (Spanish, Portuguese, Italian)
- Cornell (English)
- Cornelia (Ancient Roman)