What does Coraline mean?
Coraline /cora-line/ as a girls' name. Coraline's name origins are Latin and English, and the name Coraline means "coral". Coraline is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -ine, of Coral (Latin): from "corallium". Coraline is also a derivative of Coralie (English).
How popular is Coraline?
Coraline is a rare given name for females. Coraline is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Coraline for girls. Coraline was first listed in 2012 and reached its peak position of #630 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular variation forms of Coraline (#630 2 years ago) appearing in the Top 1000 are Coral and Cory. Other variants, like Coralee, are seldom used. These forms of Coraline were popular presently (average #876), except for the version Coral which has become less in vogue. Coral has been the overall favorite, though Coraline is currently more regularly used. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of Coraline and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Coraline▲ is alike in pronunciation to Caralin, Caraline, Caralyne, Caroline▲, Coralin and Karaline. Other recommended similar baby names are Carline and Corlene. These names tend to be more commonly used than Coraline.