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Currie

What does Currie mean?

Currie Pronunciation of Currie [cur-rie] as a boys' name is of Old Norse and Middle English origin, and the meaning of Currie is "dagger; hero; groom, one who curries a horse". Currie is a version of Corey (Old Norse). Currie is also a variant of Curran (Irish, Gaelic). Currie is also used as a variant of Currier (Middle English).

Associated with: norse, hero.

Variations

Currie has 11 variants: Coree, Corie, Correy, Corrie, Corry, Cory, Currey, Curry, Korey, Kori and Kory.

1 more alternative form via Corey, Curran, Currier: Corrick.

Creative forms:
(male) Culrie, Curey, ..

(female) Curi, Curril, ..

Middle name pairings:
Currie Donavan (C.D.), ..

How popular is Currie?

Currie is a rare given name for males but a very popular last name for all people (#2000 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Corey (#415 a year ago), Cory (#724), Korey (#1626), Kory (#1823), Curry, Kori, Curran, Corrie, Corry, Corie and Correy are the popular varying forms of Currie (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Currey, are uncommon. These relations of Currie reached the apex of their popularity in the year 1990 (usage of 0.7%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.1%, 91%), with versions like Kory going out of style. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Corey, Corie, Correy, Corrie, Corry in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cory, Curran, Curry, Korey, Kori, Kory in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Currie is alike in pronunciation to Carewe, Carrey, Cowrie, Curragh, Curro, Kearie, Kerrie and Kyrie. Other recommended names are Barrie, Burlie, Burnie, Carr, Ceri, Clarrie, Corbie, Corrin, Cree, Crewe, Curcio, Curtice, Curtis, Derrie, Garrie, Gerrie, Harrie, Jerrie, Morrie, Murfie (see Murphy), Norrie, Parrie, Perrie, Terrie and Torrie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Currie.

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