What does Korey mean?
Korey [ko-rey] as a name for girls (also used more commonly as boys' name Korey) has its roots in Greek and Old Norse, and the meaning of Korey is "maiden". Korey is an alternate form of Cora (Greek): probably a form of Kore. Korey is also a variant of Corey (Old Norse). Korey is also used as a form of Kora (Greek) and Kori (Greek).
(female) Khrey, Kirey, ..
(male) Kode, Koro, .. Middle name pairings:
Korey Keira (K.K.), ..
How popular is Korey?
Korey is an uncommon first name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#52403 out of 150436, Top 35%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Korey (outside Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000 are Cora (#88 from current records), Corena, Corene, Corey, Cori (#1813), Corie, Corrie, Cory, Kora (#623), Koren, Kori (#649), Korie (#1944) and Korina. Other forms, like Korella, are uncommon. These relations of Korey reached the peak of their popularity 135 years ago (adoption of 0.65%) and are now significantly less popular (adoption 0.31%, ▼53.3%), with versions like Corey becoming less in vogue. Kora and Kori are two of the more chic birth names here. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Korey is alike in pronunciation to Caree, Carey▼, Carrey, Carry, Kara▼, Karee, Kari▼, Karie, Karra, Karri, Karry, Kary, Kera, Keree, Keri▼, Kerra, Kerri▼, Kerry▼, Kiria, Kirya, Kyra▼, Kyrah, Kyrha, Kyria and Kyrra. Other recommended names are Codey, Coley, Cordey, Corley, Dodey, Dorcey, Dorey, Dorsey, Glorey, Honey, Jobey, Jodey, Joey, Joley, Jorey, Josey, Kacey, Kaley▼, Karel, Karen▼, Karley, Karly, Kasey▼, Katey, Keren, Kiley▼, Kirby, Kodee, Kodey, Kody, Konny, Kordney (see Courtney), Korin, Kortney▼, Kortny (see Courtney), Koryn, Kourty (see Courtney), Kyley, Lorey, Lovey, Posey, Rosey, Roxey, Sokey, Tobey, Toney, Torey, Torrey, Zoey▲ and Zooey. These names tend to be more frequently used than Korey.See names in meaning and etymology.