What does Corbin mean?
Corbin /corb-in/ 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.
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. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Corbin for boys. Corbin entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its highest position of #203 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Korbin (#512 in recent rankings), Cory (#696) and Corbett are the prominent varying forms of Corbin (#203 in recent rankings). Usage of these relations of Corbin was common among parents in 2007 (adoption of 0.426%) and is almost as widespread today (adoption 0.397%, down 6.7%), but with the version Cory becoming less in vogue. Korbin and Corbin are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of Corbin and related names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Suggested similar baby 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, Corwyn, Crain, Craven, 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.