What does Cori mean?
Cori /cori/ as a name for girls is of Greek and Old Norse origin, and the meaning of Cori is "maiden". Cori is a variant form, with the suffix -i, of Cora (Greek): probably a version of Kore. Cori is also a variation of Corey (Old Norse). Cori is also used as a derivative of Kora (Greek).
Cori▼ has 44 more alternative forms via Cora, Corey, Kora: Corabel, Coralee, Coralia, Coralie, Coralin, Coralyn, Corella, Corena, Corene▼, Coretta, Coriann, Corianne, Corilla, Corine▼, Corinna, Corinne▼, Corisa, Corissa, Corita, Corlene, Correen, Correna, Correne, Corrina, Corrine▼, Corrissa, Coryna, Corynna, Corynne, Coryssa, Koral, Kore, Koreen, Koren, Korena, Korilla, Korina, Korinna, Korinne, Korissa, Korrina, Korrine, Koryne and Lacoria.Kreatif forms: Copri, Corida. [more]
How popular is Cori?
Cori is a very popular first name for women (#1242 out of 4276, Top 29%) and a slightly less popular last name for all people (#88083 out of 150436, Top 59%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Cori for girls. Cori was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its peak rank of #583 in the U.S. in the 1980s, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Popular alternative forms of Cori listed in the Top 1000 are Cora (#103 2 years ago), Corene, Corey, Corine, Corinna, Corinne (#727), Corrie, Corrina, Corrine, Cory, Kora (#691) and Kori (#813). Other forms, like Koree, are uncommon. These forms of Cori were favored during 1890-1899 (usage of 0.2489%) and are almost as common today (usage 0.1282%, ▼48.5%), but with versions such as Corene, Corey, Corine, Corrie and Corrine becoming somewhat outmoded. Cora is more ubiquitous than the rest, and Kora seems to be getting popular too. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Cori and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Cori▼ is alike in pronunciation to Cara▼, Cari▼, Carie, Caro, Carri, Cary, Kari▼, Keri▼ and Kiri. Other recommended similar baby names are Cera, Ceri, Ceria, Chari, Cheri▼, Cira, Ciri, Codi, Cor, Cordi, Corin, Cyra, Dori, Jori, Lori▼ and Tori▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Cori.