What does Corbin mean?
Corbin [corbin] as a boys' name is pronounced KOR-bin. Possibly a short form of the given name Corbinian, or a transferred use of the surname, in origin a nickname meaning "crow" in Anglo-Norman. Variants are English surnames used as given names. Actor Corbin Bernsen.
(male) Corblin, Corkin, ..
(female) Corbinna, Corbinne, .. Middle name pairings:
Corbin Wallace (C.W.), ..
How popular is Corbin?
Corbin is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1253 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Corbin for boys. Corbin entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #203 in the U.S. in 2014, and is at #221 currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Korbin (#594 in recent rankings), Cory (#724), Corbyn (#1116), Korbyn (#1119), Corby, Corbett and Corben are the prominent varying forms of Corbin (#221 in recent rankings). Adoption of these relations of Corbin was common among parents in 1990 (adoption of 0.31%) and is now significantly lower (adoption 0.15%, down 50.2%), with the version Cory going out of style. Corbin and Korbin are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Borbon, Bordin, Cardin, Carlin, Carmin, Cobi, Cobie, Coffin, Colbie, Coldin, Colin, Collin, Colwin, Conlin, Coren, Corie, Corin, Cormic, Corrie, Corrin, Corwan, Corwin, Corwinn (see Corwin), Corwyn, Crain, Crepin, Dorrin, Durbin, Gorin, Gorrin, Harbin, Korin, Korrin, Lorin, Lorrin, Morfin, Norvin, Norwin, Robbin, Robin▼, Tobin, Torin and Torrin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Corbin.