C names, Male, Proto-Indo-European, Virtues/Attributes


Conrad is an English male name meaning “brave counsel” derived from Germanic elements kuoni (brave, bold) and rad (counsel). It’s also a surname derived from the given name.

Nicknames: Con, Connie, Rad, Cord/Kord (German)

Origin: Proto-Indo-European



  • Konrad (German, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Polish, Slovene)
  • Konrád (Hungarian, Czech, Slovak)
  • Coenraad (Dutch)
  • Koenraad (Dutch)
  • Corrado (Italian)
  • Corradino (Italian diminutive of Corrado)
  • Kondrat (Polish)
  • Conrado (Spanish)
  • Kurt (German contracted form of Conrad)
  • Curt (German, English)
  • Coen (Dutch diminutive of Coenraad)
  • Koen (Dutch diminutive of Koenraad)


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