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What does Coreen mean?

Coreen Pronunciation of Coreen [coreen] as a name for girls has its roots in Latin and Greek, and the meaning of Coreen is "spear; maiden". Coreen is a version of Corin (Latin): French variant of Quirinus. Coreen is also a variation of Corinna (Greek). Coreen is also used as a derivative of Corinne (Greek).

Associated with: greek, spear (warrior).


Coreen has 38 variants: Carine, Carinne, Carrine, Carynne, Coreene, Coren, Corene, Corenne, Corine, Corinn, Correen, Corrianne, Corrienne, Corrin, Corrine, Corrinn, Corrinne, Corryn, Corryne, Coryn, Corynn, Corynne, Kareen, Karene, Karine, Karinne, Karrine, Karyne, Kerrine, Koreen, Korin, Korine, Korinne, Korrin, Korrine, Korrinne, Koryn and Korynne.

10 more related forms via Corin, Corinna, Corinne: Coreana, Corena, Corina, Correena, Correna, Corrie, Corrina, Kareena, Koreena and Korena.

Creative forms:
(female) Cereen, Cloreen, ..

(male) Coran, ..

Middle name pairings:
Coreen Laila (C.L.), ..

How popular is Coreen?

Coreen is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2345 out of 4276, Top 55%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Coreen entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its apex position of #1379 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Coreen name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Coreen outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Corena, Corene, Corin, Corina, Corine, Corinna, Corinne (#733 last year), Corrie, Corrin, Corrina, Corrine and Corrinne are the prominent alternative forms of Coreen rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Corrianne, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Coreen reached its most widespread in the 1900s (adoption of 0.1%) and has become much diminished since.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Coreen, Corena, Corene, Corin, Corina in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Corine, Corinna, Corinne, Corrie, Corrin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Corrina, Corrine, Corrinne in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Coreen and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Coreen is alike in pronunciation to Careen, Caren, Carin, Caron, Caronn, Carreen, Carren, Carrin, Carron, Carryn, Carwen, Caryn, Carynn, Coriann, Correne, Karen, Karren, Keren, Koren and Korynn. Other recommended names are Caleen, Caree, Careena, Carena, Carenna, Carleen, Carlen, Carmen, Catreen, Cerena, Cerian, Chereen, Chereena, Codee, Coleen, Colleen, Cordey, Coree, Corey, Corie, Corlee, Corlene, Corley, Cornie, Coronna, Correy, Corveena, Coryna, Corynna, Cree, Cyrena, Cyrene, Dareen, Doree, Doreen, Doreyn, Dorreen, Eireen, Ireen, Joleen, Jorden, Loree, Loreen, Loreene, Loren, Lorenn, Lorren, Moreen, Morgen, Noreen, Noreena, Nureen, Sareen, Treen and Zoreen. These names tend to be less frequently used than Coreen.

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