Cory

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #649 in 2013 and #696 in 2014.

Famous People

Cory Hardrict (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Cory Michael Smith (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Cory Everson (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Cory Wells (Singer), Cory English (TV Actor), Cory Danziger (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Cory White (Singer), Cory Kendrix (Singer)

Meaning

In English

Origin: An English patronymic surname derived from an Old Norse given name Kori of uncertain meaning. In Ireland Anglicised from Irish Ó Comhraidhe, "descendant of Comhraidhe", a name with equally uncertain meaning.

Meaning(s):

-(less common than the male name) ( female name -comes from the last names language-) transferred from the last name, also a pet form of Cora, Corinne and similar sounding names.

-( male name -comes from the last names language-) transferred from the last name.

-(last name -comes from the Irish language-)