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Meaning and name origin
Coral \c(o)-ral\ as a girl's name is pronounced KOR-ul. It is of Latin origin. From "corallium", the Latin word for the semiprecious natural sea growth, often deep pink to red in color. In Hebrew, the word means "fate, destiny, luck". Late 19th-century coinage. Actress Coral Browne.
For more information, see also the related girl name Crystal.
Coral is a very popular first name for females (#1591 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#52377 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Coral for girls (2015 statistics).
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