Meaning and name origin
Coraline \c(o)-rali-ne, cor(a)-line\ as a girl's name is of Latin and English origin. Coraline is a variant of Coral (Latin): from "corallium", the Latin word for the semiprecious natural sea growth, often deep pink to red in color. Also a variant of Coralie (English): apparently an elaboration of Cora or Coral, similar to names such as Rosalie.
Coraline is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Coraline for girls. Coraline reached its highest rank of #630 in the U.S. in 2014 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Coraline and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Coraline (#630) and Coral. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Coraline is also pronounced similarly to Caralin, Caraline, Caralyne, Caroline▲, Coralin and Karaline. Other suggested similar baby names are Carline, Coralena, Coralina, Corallina and Corlene. These names tend to be more commonly used than Coraline.